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
 

Ida Vysotsky
 

V. was born in September 1903 in Slonim, Grodno Gubernia, Polish Lithuania, into a working family.

She completed a Yiddish school, a four-class gymnasium, and Yiddish pedagogical courses. In 1920 V. became a teacher in a kindergarten.

V. also performed on stage after as a child in the school productions, later as a student of the pedagogical course -- with "amateurs", afterwards participating for four years in a studio in Minsk, and helped transform the studio into "Vim"t", remaining there as part of its staff.


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Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the  "Lexicon of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig, Volume 1, page 726.
 

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