Lives in the Yiddish
SHORT BIOGRAPHIES OF THOSE INVOLVED IN
THE Yiddish THEATRE
aS DESCRIBED IN zALMEN zYLBERCWEIG'S "lEKSIKON FUN YIDISHN TEATER"
M. was born in Fokshan,
Romania. Her parents were storekeepers. She began as a
chorus girl in Yuvelir's (Juvelier's) troupe, then as an actress in
Treitler's troupe, and after her marriage to Yekutiel
Margules she toured with him across Europe with the
Yiddish theatre and vaudeville.
She immigrated to America
and acted here most of the time in Yiddish vaudeville,
as well as having the opportunity in legitimate theatre with
Adler and wife and with Lipzin in New York, and a season
M.'s name is ongenebn in
the charter of Local 5.
M.'s son, Izzie Hoyrsh, is a
fine arts painter; her daughter, Annette is an English
actress, acting also in Yiddish with Leon Blank in
Pittsburgh. Her son Sam is a journalist.
Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the "Lexicon
of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig,
Volume 2, page 1245.
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