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
 

Ben-Tsion Roytman

 

R. was born in 19... in Kishinev.

R. toured with itinerant, half-operetta, half-melodramatic troupes. Later he acted with Sidy Thal under Sternberg's direction. He also participated in the Kishinev Yiddish State Theatre.

As Julian Schwartz said, he was an actor with [khn] and humor. He died of typhus in the Ukraine. As Khaykele Asch said, he died in 1943 in [mitlazye].

R. was the husband of the actress Lyuba Meyden (died in 1963 in Israel), who had after his death married actor Avraham Goldiner in Israel.


Sh. E. from Julian Schwartz and Khaykele Asch.

 

 


 

 

 

 


 

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Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the  "Lexicon of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig, Volume 5, page 4280.
 

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