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
 

Yakov Kh' Yekhezkel Mpuznn


In the theatre museum of YIVO one finds an example of:

"Erretung der yudn durkh esther und mordechai

Troyer shpihl und fraydlikhes ende
in finf tayhlin, velkhis gimahlt
oyf deraglayh monihrn, gidrukt
und gishpihlt vordn oyzt und oyf
gfihrt durkh di bikenti dray
primeurs dizes shpihl gets dovid
hirsh und oyf ayn rekhti teater
mesige manihr in grikht mit fr
endrung der rehdins ahrt oyf ayn
gans nayh manihr in der rayne
Oyf rikhtike taytshi shprakhe iber
gizetsit, und kurigirht durkh jakov
bh' yekhzkel mpuznn
".

["The Deliverance of the Jews by Esther and Mordechai", a sad play with a fraylekhn sof in five parts, which were never in the form published or performed. Staged by the known premiere Gerz, David and Hirsh and in an amtn teater-ufn arranged with shinuym in ufn raydn oyf a gants nayes shtayger in der rayner, amter daytsher....
 

M. E.


 

 

 

 


 

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Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the  "Lexicon of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig, Volume 2, page 926.
 

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