Lives in the Yiddish
SHORT BIOGRAPHIES OF THOSE INVOLVED IN
THE Yiddish THEATRE
aS DESCRIBED IN zALMEN zYLBERCWEIG'S "lEKSIKON FUN YIDISHN TEATER"
Betty (Beyle) Rosenblum
R. was born circa 1861 in
Iasi, Rumania. She was a friend of Frau Edelstein and
Molly (wife of Sigmund) Mogulesko, and through them
became excited about Yiddish theatre.
One of her important roles
in the beginning of her career was the title role of
Goldfaden's "Breyndele kozak".
After her marriage to actor
Aaron Rosenblum, she followed the same stage path to the
stage as him. Coming to America so easily to make it
alone, engaged to be, she had for some years for him
withdrawn from the stage.
Both of R.'s daughters Lisa
(later -- Silbert) and Rivka (later -- Lash) had acted
on the Yiddish stage.
On 2 October 1947 R. passed
away in New York.
M. E. from her
daughter Lisa Silbert.
Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the "Lexicon
of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig,
Volume 6, page 5041.
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