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
 

Sarah Lando
 

 

L. was born on 20 March 1909 in London, England.

Her father was an actor (Yekhiel Lando -- ed.) who later became a restaurant owner.

At the age of fourteen she debuted with Dina Feinman as a "youth" in the play "Liebe un leydnshaft", and since then from time to time has participated in Yiddish productions.

Since 1925 she entered into the Yiddish theatre as a professional, at first with with Blumental in London, then acting with Joseph Kessler in Warsaw.

From 1927-29 she acted in London's Yiddish Pavilion Theatre with Kessler, 1930 in South Africa, and then she returned to London where she acted in the Yiddish theatre.
 

M. E.

Sarah Lando -- Vi azoy ikh biz gekumen tsu der bihne?, "Di post", London, 30 December 1927.


 

 

 

 


 

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Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the  "Lexicon of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig, Volume 2, page 996.
 

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