Lives in the Yiddish
SHORT BIOGRAPHIES OF THOSE INVOLVED IN
THE Yiddish THEATRE
aS DESCRIBED IN zALMEN zYLBERCWEIG'S "lEKSIKON FUN YIDISHN TEATER"
A Christian, who came from Berlin, Germany.
In 1896, when Cesar
Greenberg arranged Yiddish productions in Johannesburg (South
Africa) and they had him [farfelt gezangs-kkhus], S., who there
acted in a German operetta troupe, entered into the chorus of his Yiddish
theatre. Soon thereafter he wrote special scenes for her in
the operetta "Miriam hkhshmunit", in which she had great success,
and she remained as a prima donna in the troupe, in which she acted
for one-and-a-half years.
With time S. had learned Yiddish and a
M. E. from Cesar Greenberg.
Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the "Lexicon
of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig,
Volume 2, page 1435.
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