Lives in the Yiddish Theatre
SHORT BIOGRAPHIES OF THOSE INVOLVED IN THE Yiddish THEATRE
aS DESCRIBED IN zALMEN zYLBERCWEIG'S "lEKSIKON FUN YIDISHN TEATER"
For the 1926-27 theatre season she was brought in by Leonid Snegov for Max R. Wilner's and Jacob Ben-Ami's Irving Place Art Theatre in New York, where she debuted as "The Captain's Daughter" in "Di shif mit tzadikim (The Ship of Saints.)"
During the 1927-28 season, she participated with the Yiddish Art Theatre as "Ranievskaya" in Chekov's "The Cherry Orchard."
From 1928-9, she acted with the Vilna Troupe in "intimate" theatre.
She studied written Yiddish in America.
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Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the "Lexicon of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig, Volume 1, page 794.
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