Lives in the Yiddish
SHORT BIOGRAPHIES OF THOSE INVOLVED IN
THE Yiddish THEATRE
aS DESCRIBED IN zALMEN zYLBERCWEIG'S "lEKSIKON FUN YIDISHN TEATER"
G. was born in March 1894 in
Jerusalem. He received an Orthodox education, learned in
In 1910 he immigrated to
In 1912 he settled in
Boston, where he founded a dramatic union, and he wrote
one-acters for the "Boston Art Group", where he was the
G. wrote the operettas "Der
neyer milioner" and "oygen fun libe", which were staged
through Julius Nathanson in Boston's Grand Opera House,
then the operetta "Der prints fun libe", the musical
comedy "Dos blumen meydl", the melodrama "Der gn edn"
(together with Aaron Nager), the musical comedy "Katerina
di groyse" and the melodrams "A kind kllh" and "Der
preyz fun libe".
In November 1929 in Toronto
there was staged through Novikov G.'s melodrama "Ver iz
Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the "Lexicon
of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig,
Volume 1, page 486.
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