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
 

Paulina Siftser
 

 

She was born in 1899 in Nikolayev, Kherson Gubernia, Ukraine.

In 1904, together with her family, she came to Brazil, and a year later went with them to Argentina. Here S. began her stage career with Vaksman, acting later with Goldenburg in the Bagatela Theatre, where she found great success as "Lili" in "Shir hashirim", and as "Sara" in "The Sacrifice of Isaac". She soon became popular, especially in the operettas "Shulamis", "Bar kokhba", "Shabat kodesh", et al.

On 20 May 1917 S. passed away in Buenos Aires.
 

Sh. E. from Jacob Botoshansky.


 

 

 

 


 

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Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the  "Lexicon of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig, Volume 2, page 1498.
 

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