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
 

Sh. (Yeshaya) Miller


M. was born in November 1895 in the village Filipovitsh, near Zvihil, Volin.

Until the age of eight he was educated in the village Dibrivka, then he learned in the Zhihiler yeshiva. From age thirteen he became an extern, and at age eighteen he immigrated to America.

Since 1917 he published stories in American-Yiddish periodic editions and also published several books.

M. translated "Di oyfvakhung fun frihling (A children's tragedy by Frank Vedekind. Yiddish by S. Miller" [published in "Fa'Sh", N. Y., 5 May--14 July 1917].

Z. Reyzen -- "Lexicon of Yiddish Literature", Vol. II, p. 417.


 

 

 

 


 

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Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the  "Lexicon of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig, Volume 2, page 1319.
 

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