Lives in the Yiddish
SHORT BIOGRAPHIES OF THOSE INVOLVED IN
THE Yiddish THEATRE
aS DESCRIBED IN zALMEN zYLBERCWEIG'S "lEKSIKON FUN YIDISHN TEATER"
Born on 17 September 1897 in Warsaw, Poland. Her father was an art
painter. She completed a middle school. Still very young she already
used to act with "amateurs" and in 1918, being in Moscow, she
entered into a local dramatic studio. On 15 January 1921 she became
a member in "Mim't", and on 24 September 1921 she debuted in a Sholem
Since then M. has remained with the
local theatre and also has participated in European tours.
At the end of 1932 she was invited by
Meyerkhold to act (in Yiddish) in the role of "Froy
bek" in the Russian play "Di khtunah fun kretshinsky".
Sh. E. from Zalmen
Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the "Lexicon
of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig,
Volume 2, page 1329.
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