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

1931-1967
 

Nadya Moshkovitsh

 

She was born on 27 August 1895 in Borisoglepsk, Tambov Gubernia, Russia.

Her father was the owner of a press.

She studied five classes at an "amplification" school.

Her parents moved in 1907 to Yekaterinoslav, gave money to her brother, the orchestra conductor Yitzhak Schlossberg, and the young M. went into the chorus of Sabsey's troupe and from there went later over to Fishzon.

In 1916 she acted in the United Troupe with Weisman-Medviedova in Minsk afterwards and other united troupes.

Due to the pogroms in Russia. M. migrated to Constantinople where she acted for a year, afterwards spent five months in Bulgaria, one year in Vienna, six years in Germany and since 1926 in Paris, where she died in October 1933.


M. E.


 

 

 

 


 

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Translated from the original Yiddish text found within the  "Lexicon of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig, Volume 2, page 1283.
 

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