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
 

Moritz Zagar
 

 

Z. was born in Kolomea, Galicia.

He acted in Galicia, afterwards in Argentina, and in 1909 in America in the Philadelphia troupe of Mike Thomashefsky, where he was also the scenic director.

Z. composed several plays which were never performed.

In 1911 or 1912 Z. passed away in America.


M. E. from Julius Gutman and Amelia Adler.


 

 

 

 


 

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Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the  "Lexicon of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig, Volume 1, page 733.
 

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