Lives in the Yiddish
SHORT BIOGRAPHIES OF THOSE INVOLVED IN
THE Yiddish THEATRE
aS DESCRIBED IN zALMEN zYLBERCWEIG'S "lEKSIKON FUN YIDISHN TEATER"
W. was born on 25 January
1896 in New York, America.
Her father is the actor
She learned in public school
and in high school.
As a child of five she was taken onto the stage through
her father, and W. has remained since then on the
Yiddish stage, crossing over later to soubrette in
serious dramatic roles.
W. guest-starred with her
husband Louis Kramer in Argentina.
From 1924-6 she acted in
professional theatre in the Bronx, in 1927-8 in Newark,
in 1929-30 [she performed] in Toronto, and in 1929-30 in
vaudeville in Bronx's McKinley Square Theatre.
Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the "Lexicon
of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig,
Volume 1, page 651.
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