Lives in the Yiddish
SHORT BIOGRAPHIES OF THOSE INVOLVED IN
THE Yiddish THEATRE
aS DESCRIBED IN zALMEN zYLBERCWEIG'S "lEKSIKON FUN YIDISHN TEATER"
S. was born cir 1871 in
Before from the Badkhan
stage. He was a folk singer, and in 1892 participated
in Warsaw as "Yissachar" in the production of "Yosef mit
As a friend of
Avraham Yitzhak Kaminski, through him he was in 1893
taken into his troupe, where S. debuted weeks(?) in 1893
in the Zakrotshim shtetl.
After acting for a short
time he returned to the stage as a folk singer.
The elderly S. began to
perform, together with Shlomo Lindenfeld, at weddings
and brises in Warsaw.
M. E. from
Emanuel Chizhik and Sh. Lindenfeld.
Ester Rukhl Kaminski
[memoirs] -- "Der moment", Warsaw, 8 Sept., 5 Nov. 1926.
Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the "Lexicon
of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig,
Volume 2, page 1513.
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