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
 

Yiddish Artists and Friends, Inc.
(Our Chicagoans)

 


THE FIRST FOUNDERS OF "MIR CHICAGO (OUR CHICAGO)"
presently "Yiddish Artists and Friends"

From right to left: First row: Louis Freiman, Max Henig, David Yanover and Samuel H. Cohen.

Second row: David Dank, M. Osherowitz, Irving Jacobson, Irving Grossman, Moshe Dorf,
Muni Weisenfreund (Paul Muni), Max Friedlander, Sam Gerstenzang and Sam Gertler.
 


 

 

 

 


 

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Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the  "Lexicon of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig, Volume 1, page 572.
 

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