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 on 25 January
1906 in Iasi, Rumania.
Her parents were the actors
Maurice and Rosa Ziegler.
She completed an eight-class
folks school in Vienna and learned privately with Jacob
In 1920 for the first time
she performed in her parents' troupe in the chorus in
Three months later she
debuted as "Itzhak" in Goldfaden's "The Sacrifice of
After two years in the
chorus, she had the opportunity to act in episodic roles;
she went over to acting in larger roles, debuting as "Tsipke
Since then S. has continued
as the chief soubrette in the Ziegler troupe, in which she
has acted until today, together with her husband, M.
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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