Fannie and Goldie
Goldie was part of an acting family, as
their father was a prompter for a
Yiddish theatre, and their brother Dave
had performed on the Yiddish stage for
five-year-old child, Fannie played the role of "Khanala the
seamstress" with Rachel Alexander. After that she was placed in
different children's roles.
In 1908 she
came to America with her family. Her first important role came
in 1912, and from that point she began a long and industrious
career on the Yiddish stage.