Lives in the Yiddish Theatre
SHORT BIOGRAPHIES OF THOSE INVOLVED IN THE Yiddish THEATRE
aS DESCRIBED IN zALMEN zYLBERCWEIG'S "lEKSIKON FUN YIDISHN TEATER"

1931-1969
 

Meir Eyzenberg
 

 

He was born in 1894 in Ozorkow, Poland.

He was descended from on his father's and mother's side from rabbis.

He learned in a cheder and in a Moscow yeshiva, and took other courses at home.

At times, by accident, he was a prompter for "amateurs".

The play "Yeshiva bukher", and soon thereafter he began to wander about with the actor Itskovitsh across Galicia.

Since 1922 he has become a professional prompter, most of the time in Lodz.


M. E.


 

 

 

 


 

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Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the  "Lexicon of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig, Volume 1, page 52.
 

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