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
 

Lisa Khavina
(Lahke Khevin-Mida)
 

 

Kk. was born on 16 March 1894 in Slonim, Grodno Gubernia, Poland.

Her parents were enlightened merchants.

She completed a four-class gymnasium and learned Yiddish with a teacher.

At the age of fourteen for the first time she participated in "amateur" productions for charity purposes, and in 1913 was in Meir Schwartz's troupe, debuting as "Serkele" in Schorr's "A mentsh zol men zeyn".

For the last ten years Kh. has acted in Argentina.
 

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Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the  "Lexicon of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig, Volume 2, page 953.
 

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