Lives in the Yiddish
SHORT BIOGRAPHIES OF THOSE INVOLVED IN
THE Yiddish THEATRE
aS DESCRIBED IN zALMEN zYLBERCWEIG'S "lEKSIKON FUN YIDISHN TEATER"
A Warsawer, who had in 1840 in Warsaw submitted an
application for a license for "15 dramatic productions
in the Yiddish language".
According to Dr. Shatsky, H.
is probably the, who used to that year arranged in
Warsaw the Purim spectacles before 1840.
H.'s request became rejected
due to the contradiction from the community shtibl.
Such requests were often
occurred. On 8 March 1937 the rozor A. Poprotszki (a
teacher from the rabbinic shul, an educate man, a
father-in-law of the director of the shul, Anton
Eyzenboym) to a Warsaw Police Chief [Yiddish translation
according to Noakh Prilutski]:
Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the "Lexicon
of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig,
Volume 1, page 630.
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