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

1931-1969
 

Nakhman Mifelev

 

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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