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
 

Yekhiel Lando
 

 

L. was born in 1878 in Uzshrib, Radom Gubernia, Poland.

In 1896 he immigrated to London, where he began in 1903 to act in the Yiddish theatre.

After acting for seven years in various troupes, he withdrew from the stage and opened a restaurant, where Yiddish actors, writers and friends of the theatre used to visit.

L.'s daughter, Sarah, acts on the Yiddish stage.
 

Sh. E.


 

 

 

 


 

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Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the  "Lexicon of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig, Volume 2, page 995.
 

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