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
 

My Father Maurice Schwartz
 

According to B. Gorin in 1903, this was traced to the the play, "Solomon Koos".

This is probably about Jacob Gordin's play "Solomon the Wise", which after about 1899-1900 was performed in New York through Jacob P. Adler.

The mix-up of the name from the play and author and was probably done due to it, which was the play the its true name, as property? of Jacob P. Adler, not a disguised ( or masked) play.
 

B. Gorin -- "Di Geshikhte fun idishn teater (The History of the Yiddish Theatre)", Volume II, p. 271.

Zalmen Reyzen -- "Leksikon fun der yidisher literatur (Lexicon of Yiddish Literature)", Vol. I, p. 415.


 

 

 

 


 

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Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the  "Lexicon of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig, Volume 2, page 1570.
 

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