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
 

Roza Gazel
(Pozniak)
 

 

In 1916 during the time that the troupe "Sambatyon" performed in Warsaw in the Skala Theatre, G. was engaged and occupied a popular place as a songstress and dancer.

She also participated in the small art theatre "Azazel".

At the start of her third year she was a co-founder of "The Yiddish Bande".

About her recent tragic stage, Jonas Turkow wrote that in 1942 she participated in the ghetto in the stage jubilee of the actress Chana Levin together with an entire range of actors, who he [thought out=rekhnt oys], but to one of the [oysgerekhnte] already didn't find more between the living??

According to Meir Melman, G. perished in Warsaw.
 

Sh. E. from Meir Melman and Menasha Oppenheim.

Jonas Turkow -- "Farloshene shtern", Buenos Aires, 1953, Vol. 1, p. 284; Vol. 2, p. 170.


 

 

 

 


 

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Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the  "Lexicon of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig, Volume 5, page 4509.
 

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