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
 

Khaya (Clara) Zucker
(Mishnievska)


Z. was born in 1896 in Shpale, Kiev Gubernia, Ukraine.

Her father was a calligrapher in a gymnasium. Her mother was a Ukrainian actress.

She completed a five-class gymnasium in Warsaw, to which her family had brought her.

She began as the second soubrette in the troupe for Rappel, later crossing over to prima donna roles, and later to character roles. She married actor Sholem Zucker and followed the same path to the stage as her husband.


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Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the  "Lexicon of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig, Volume 7, page 6239.
 

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