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
 

   Erna Ziegler
 

Born on 18 February 1911 in Vienna, Austria.

Her parents were the actors Rosa and Maurice Ziegler.

She finished a primary school.

In 1920 she debuted in her parent's Czernowitz troupe as a child in "Chanale di nay-torin" and acted for two years in children's roles.

After a break until 1926 S. began performing as a prima donna and acted until she was engaged in this role in the troupe of her parents.


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Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the  "Lexicon of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig, Volume 1, page 769.
 

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