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
 

Shmayle der hoyzeriker


Born in Lemberg.

In his younger years he was a helper for Velvel Zbarzher.

The last of the genuine Broder Singers.

As an adult he hadn't yet been known to sing, and he used to "say' their [hoarse=heyzerik].

He passed away in Bucharest, where Yiddish actors had erected a gravestone for him.


M. E. from Sene Shapiro and Sam Ludvik.


 

 

 

 


 

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Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the  "Lexicon of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig, Volume 1, page 235.
 

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