D. was born on
15 November 1881 in Lodz, Poland.
studied in a cheder and finished three classes at Konshtat's school.
the fact that his father maintained a restaurant where
Yiddish actors used to eat, he had an
opportunity in this way to make their acquaintance. Having the
ability to dance, Julius Adler took him in, and with
three members still, as a dancer, into the troupe of Vaysfeld. When Adler heard him sing, he took him into the chorus.
Ariel went into the chorus of Zandberg.
the actor Shlomo Tsuker took him in to Vilna to be in Sabsey's
troupe, where he began to act in small roles.
he acted with Harlamp-Konievska in Kremenchug, with
Fiszon in Yekaterinoslav, then in Odessa, until 1916,
when he came to Rappel. From his troupe
he went over to S. Krause's, to act in Constantinople,
Romania, again back to Odessa, where he became engaged
to Boaz Yungvitz and Iser Bezman, then he went with Bezman
Kiev, Berdichev, until they arrived in Lodz.
He was accustomed to acting in Lodz
as a member of various troupes, especially in the
members' troupes. His wife Rukhl and son Harry had also
acted on the Yiddish stage. A. was killed by the Nazis.