Lives in the Yiddish
SHORT BIOGRAPHIES OF THOSE INVOLVED IN
THE Yiddish THEATRE
aS DESCRIBED IN zALMEN zYLBERCWEIG'S "lEKSIKON FUN YIDISHN TEATER"
Z. was born in September
1905 in Smargon, Vilna Gubernia, Polish Lithuania.
Her father was a bookkeeper.
She worked as an employee in
a haberdashery business, and afterwards she later became an actress. For a short time she was a
Due to frequent wanderings
during wartime, she didn't receive a systematic
education and did so only in Rostov. She had the opportunity to
learn for a short time in an evening school. There Z.
took an active part in drama for the Yiddish workers'
club "Der driter internatsional", and in 1922
for a year in a Jewish pedagogical technicum in Minsk
and participated in the dramatic circle under the
management of Viktor Golovtshiner.
In 1923 she entered into the
Yiddish state studio of White Russia, and in 1926
automatically cross over with the other personnel of "Vim't".
Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the "Lexicon
of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig,
Volume 1, page 745.
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