Lives in the Yiddish
SHORT BIOGRAPHIES OF THOSE INVOLVED IN
THE Yiddish THEATRE
aS DESCRIBED IN zALMEN zYLBERCWEIG'S "lEKSIKON FUN YIDISHN TEATER"
T. was born in Warsaw, Poland, where he participated in
the local dramatic circle.
In the late twenties he came
to Paris, where he joined the dramatic circle with the
local "Kultur-LIge (Culture League)", later
performing in the Piat
Theatre. Here he participated in various plays, e.g. in Bergelson's "Der toyber", Leivick's "Di oreme melukhah",
Sholem Aleichem's "Di goldgreber" and "Luft-prnsut", "Boytre"
from Moshe Kulbak, et al.
In 1942 he was arrested by
the Germans. When he was led into a full train with Jews
to a concentration camp, he wanted to save from the
cruel hands and appeared bound by a train window of [loyfndn]
and became [derhrget], such that [men veys afiln nit vav
zeyn gebeyn iz ahingekumen].
Sh. E. from
Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the "Lexicon
of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig,
Volume 5, page 4280.
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