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
 

[?] Khalan-Khalanov
 

 

Kh. was an Odesser, an intellect, who became the first actor and producer in Shomer's troupe in Russia.

Having gone to the city, Kh. was especially successful acting in amateur roles.

In 1881-2, Kh. was the co-director and regisseur in the troupe of Yosef Veynshtok and Leon Berger in Poland.

In the beginning of the 20th century, Kh. came to America, and after staying for a short time returned to Russia.

Pasha Moshkovitsh, one of the prominent Yiddish actors of the nineteenth century, was Kh.'s sister.


Sh. E. from Yozef Veynshtok.


 

 

 

 


 

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Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the  "Lexicon of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig, Volume 1, page 798.
 

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