Lives in the Yiddish Theatre
SHORT BIOGRAPHIES OF THOSE INVOLVED IN THE Yiddish THEATRE
aS DESCRIBED IN zALMEN zYLBERCWEIG'S "lEKSIKON FUN YIDISHN TEATER"
Born on 16 May 1896 in Skidel, Grodno region, Polish Lithuania.
His father was a tailor.
He learned in the yeshivas of Grodno and Lomza. Afterwards he was in a kibbutz in Voroneva; later he was an extern in Minsk.
After the Revolution he went away (1906) to Krakow, where he became a Hebrew teacher in the local Hebrew-Polish school.
Since 1907 he has published in the periodic editions in Yiddish and Hebrew, published several books and has edited a Hebrew children's journal.
In 1921 in Krakow's Yiddish theatre there was staged M.'s third drama "The Meeting".
Z. Reyzen -- "Lexicon of Yiddish Literature", Vol. II, p. 429-430.
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Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the "Lexicon of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig, Volume 2, page 1330.
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