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
 

Malka Lisak


L. was born in 1900 in Kreshnevits, Poland. Her parents were in business.

From childhood on she was very much interested in literature.

As a child of eleven she wrote a play in Polish and she performed with children. L. read foreign languages a great deal and in 1915 wrote a drama "Eyngefalene vert".

After a trip across Switzerland, she arrived in 1921 to the Soviet Union, where she settled and debuted in 1925 with a story in "Yungvald".

In 1923 in Moscow there was published together with two stories L.'s drama "Velt-vinkl".
 

Sh. E. from Zalmen Reyzen.


 

 

 

 


 

Home       |       Site Map       |      Exhibitions      |      About the Museum       |       Education      |      Contact Us       |       Links


Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the  "Lexicon of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig, Volume 2, page 1096.
 

Copyright Museum of Family History.  All rights reserved.