Lives in the Yiddish
SHORT BIOGRAPHIES OF THOSE INVOLVED IN
THE Yiddish THEATRE
aS DESCRIBED IN zALMEN zYLBERCWEIG'S "lEKSIKON FUN YIDISHN TEATER"
M. was born on 9 January
1890 in Boston, America.
His father was the founder
of the Yiddish theatre in Montreal, the actor Leiser
He completed public school
and then learned at home.
As a child he participated
in children's roles. When his father had taken over the
Yiddish theatre in Montreal, M. had in the beginning
helped him in the ticket office, later in the management
of the theatre, and since his father's passing in 1915
he has become the manager of the Yiddish troupe in
Montreal, where he has for eight years directed a
permanent Yiddish theatre.
Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the "Lexicon
of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig,
Volume 2, page 1292.
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