Lives in the Yiddish
SHORT BIOGRAPHIES OF THOSE INVOLVED IN
THE Yiddish THEATRE
aS DESCRIBED IN zALMEN zYLBERCWEIG'S "lEKSIKON FUN YIDISHN TEATER"
Born in 1892 in Radzimin,
Warsaw Gubernia, Poland, to parents who were merchants.
He received an elementary Jewish education. Through an
association with the Jewish Worker's Movement he entered
the Yiddish theatre and went into the troupe of Leyzer
Bernshteyn, then he acted in various troupes, among them
that of Guzik and Genfer.
In 1924 he acted in a member's
troupe in Warsaw's Kaminski Theatre, then he immigrated
to Argentina and made the fight against the visiting
"[common=tmaym]" in the local Yiddish theatre, where he
acts until today.
In 1916 he acted in Budapest
in the film "Leo the Lion", or "Der rbi mit der tochter
(The Rabbi with his Daughter)" under the direction of
Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the "Lexicon
of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig,
Volume 2, page 1356.
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