Lives in the Yiddish Theatre
SHORT BIOGRAPHIES OF THOSE INVOLVED IN THE yIDDISH THEATRE
aS DESCRIBED IN zALMEN zYLBERCWEIG'S "lEKSIKON FUN YIDISHN TEATER"

1931-1967
 

Herman Mannes

 

Born on 23 April 1895 in Tukum (Tukkum), Kurland (Latvia).

His father was a ritual slaughterer.

From age thirteen he worked as an employee in private firms.

In 1919, he performed in Granovsky's Studio in Petrograd and had the opportunity to run technical workings by organizing the studio.

M. participated as an actor in all productions for M'm't from 1919 until 1923. From then he has dedicated himself to technical work in this theatre.


Sh. E. from Zalmen Zylberblatt.

 


 

 

 

 


 

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Translated from the original Yiddish text found within the  "Lexicon of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig, Volume 2, page 1221.
 

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