Lives in the Yiddish
SHORT BIOGRAPHIES OF THOSE INVOLVED IN
THE Yiddish THEATRE
aS DESCRIBED IN zALMEN zYLBERCWEIG'S "lEKSIKON FUN YIDISHN TEATER"
Born on 10 April 1883 in
Iasi, Rumania, son of theatre director and actor Yakov
Glikman. He learned in a primary school and later in
Bucharest he learned to become a photographer.
At the age of nineteen he
entered the stage with Segalesco, then he acted in
Poland, Russia, Galicia. Finding during the World War in
captivity, G. wrote with the captives "Mishke and moshke"
in captivity. The production became [bagleyt] for a
Rumanian military captive, also P.O.W's, then he acted
again in Poland, in 1928 in Rumania.
M. E. from
Jacob Mestel -- "Mlkhmh
gotitsn fun a yidishe ofitsir", Warsaw, 1924, II. pp.
Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the "Lexicon
of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig,
Volume 1, page 487.
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