G. was born in Warsaw,
Her father was a [msgyh] in
the Khlshn children's hospital.
Her mother was a nursing
She learned in the Polish okhronke
and by day was in cheder.
In 1904 G. became a member
in the "Kleynes bund", and she participated later as "Di
mame" in the production of "Uriel Akosta" (directed by
Julius Oskar) for the Kishinev pogrom[-irte].
In the same year G. was
arrested during a meeting, one [gnbet] but she was out
of the political hands, and they thus led her on to
Galicia, from where in 1906 her brother took her to
Here G. traveled around in a
shirt shop, and in the evening she took part in during
the course of two years in the productions, in the early
days for the "Warsaw Progressive Dramatic Club",
and later in the "Progressive Dramatic Club".
During the [antshteyung] of
the varieties, G. toured with the professionals in
"Golden Rule" (Manager Suzman), where she acted for
three months, later six months at the Thalia Music Hall