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
 

Dr. Leonard Landes


In America he published various brochures and booklets about society matters with [etsut] about pregnancy [a.d.g.]

[Oysnutsndik] the difficult material situation in which Avraham Goldfaden had found himself during his last years in America, L. had written for him a letter of recommendation, which he had later published anonymously in the Yiddish press and also printed as the forward to his booklets about sexual matters.

L. since published an edition of Brie's "Leavira" under the name "Demedzhd guds, the review of Yiddish Broye's [vander] drama, an adaptation of Yiddish life by Dr. Leonard Landes" [New York, 1915, p. 73, 16].

L. also published "Dr. Louis, drama in one act by Dr. Leonard Landes, introduction to the play "Demedzjd guds" [New York, 1915, p. 30, 24]".

  • [--] -- Endlikh ptur gevaren funt feykyr dr landes, "Forward", N. Y., 25 February 1927.

  • Moshe Starkman -- Meteryaln far avraham goldfadens biografye, "Archive", Vilna, 1930, p. 275.

  • Zalmen Zylbercweig -- A. goldfadens letse teg in amerike, "Neyer folksblat", Lodz, 7 April 1933.


 

 

 

 


 

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Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the  "Lexicon of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig, Volume 2, page 1001.
 

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