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 1903 in New
York, America. His parents were Yiddish actors.
He learned in high school.
As a child he performed in Libin's sketch "Der
motorman" and as an adult he acted in lover roles. Then
he left the stage and became a manager in his parents'
troupe, then spent four years in San Francisco.
In 1923 g. returned to the
stage and had the opportunity in Cleveland to act
together with Thomashefsky, Blank and Clara Young.
In 1926 G. became in
Cleveland again the manager of the troupe. Then he
became engaged by Schwartz as manager of his Yiddish Art
Sh. E. from
Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the "Lexicon
of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig,
Volume 1, page 521.
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