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
 

Sholem Hertsberg
 

 

Born in Lodz, Poland.

He immigrated to Paris, France, and there he performed with the "Piat" Theatre, participating in the entire acting repertoire.

In 1942 during the German "evacuation" of the Jews of Paris...

H. especially excelled in Oksenfeld-Reznik's "Recruits".

During the time the Germans conducted their deportation of the Jews of Paris, they also had taken him, and from then no one heard of him.

It is not even known where he met his death at the hands of the murderous Nazis.
 

Sh. E. from Leyb Lenski.


 

 

 

 


 

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Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the  "Lexicon of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig, Volume 5, page 4214.
 

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