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
 

Lyuba Rozenberg
 

A fine actress and the wife of actor Nathan Reykhenberg, R. acted together with him in the same troupe across Poland and Lithuania. For a time she performed with the Kadish-Khash-Nekhama troupe, and for a short time in Czechoslovakia after which she returned to Poland.

During the Second World War she had with her husband found themselves refugees, along with ten Yiddish theatre professionals in the Lodz ghetto.

According to M. Pulaver, they were sent to Auschwitz and there killed at the hands of the Nazis.


Jonas Turow -- "Farloshene shtern (Extinguished Stars)", Vol, 2, Buenos Aires, 1953, pp. 121, 177.

Moshe Pulaver -- "Geven in a geto (It Happened in a Ghetto)", Tel Aviv, 1963, pp. 59-61.

 


 

 

 

 


 

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Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the  "Lexicon of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig,
Volume 5, page 4051.
 

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