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
 

Jacob Goldberg

 

G. was born on 16 September 1881 in Iasi, Rumania.

His parents were merchants.

He received a genuine Yiddish education.

He learned for two years in yeshivas and in Marmarosh Sigiet.

In 1898 he came to America. Here he worked as an employee in a store and was a prompter in a dramatic club. He then became a professional prompter.

 
Sh. E.

 


 

 

 

 


 

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Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the  "Lexicon of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig, Volume 1, page 266.
 

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