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
 

H. Papak

 

In 1929 in "Oysabe", Minsk, published "Onkel mozes (Uncle Moses)", a play in three acts and fourteen scenes (according to Sholem Asch), by Y. Mlinek and H. Papak [16, p. 64].

[During the 1930-31 season Maurice Schwartz put on in his "Yiddish Art Theatre" [Second Avenue Theatre" in New York] his own dramatic production of "Uncle Moses". In the 1942-43 theatre Jacob Rotbaum had put on with his "Folksbiene" in New York his own dramatization of "Uncle Moses"].


 

 

 

 


 

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Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the  "Lexicon of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig, Volume 3, page 1649.
 

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