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
 

Esther Hadassah
(Veynroyb-Halpern)
 

 

H. was born on 13 May 1897 in Zablotuvka, Galicia.

Her parents were bath owner and merchants.

She learned in a gymnasium and studied in a conservatory in Vienna.

She began to act in the local Yiddish dramatic circle and afterwards in the "Goldene pave", and later together with her husband, Leo Halpern, traveled to Argentina.

H. translated several plays and wrote in the Argentinean "Yiddish newspaper" known as "Adomino" about women's matters.
 

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 591.
 

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