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
 

Harry Zeiderman

 

Born in 1919. His parents were the Yiddish actors Chana Lerner and David Zeiderman. He was raised in Berlin, Germany by family. He completed the gymnasium and studied as a medical doctor, but due to the Hitler regime he had to interrupt his studies, and together with his parents went away to Poland, to Warsaw, where they were then put into the ghetto He had never thought about acting in theatre, but the changed living conditions had also moreover gefirt.

Jonas Turkow writes about this:

"Suddenly in the ghetto he had

 

was born


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"Lexicon


 

 

 

 


 

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Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the  "Lexicon of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig, Volume 5. page 4026.
 

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