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
 

Shmuel Gartenberg


G. was born in (Shtsherzhets/Szczerzec), by Lemberg, Galicia.

He composed many songs.

He used to make a rhyme in places, if not he had [batsolt shtrof].

He was a bookkeeper in Lemberg; afterward he immigrated to America, where he was a bit comedian (badkhan) and a bit life-insurance agent.


M. E. by Itsikl Goldenberg.


 

 

 

 


 

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Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the  "Lexicon of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig, Volume 1, page 133.
 

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