Lives in the Yiddish
SHORT BIOGRAPHIES OF THOSE INVOLVED IN
THE Yiddish THEATRE
aS DESCRIBED IN zALMEN zYLBERCWEIG'S "lEKSIKON FUN YIDISHN TEATER"
L. was born on 18 December
1884 in Zlotshev, Galicia.
Her parents were bakers.
Due to her family situation,
she immigrated to America to her brother, a waiter in a
restaurant where she also worked for a short period of time.
Through the initiative of Sam Ludvik she came to the
Yiddish vaudeville theatre, then toured the province
with the legitimate theatre, later marrying Avraham
Littman and continued to act with him in the troupes
which he had founded or managed.
L. is a soubrette who
to character- and mother roles.
Since 1922 she has left the
stage and has also performed only in special [faln].
Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the "Lexicon
of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig,
Volume 2, page 1054.
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