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Lexicon of the Yiddish
BIOGRAPHIES OF THOSE WHO WERE ONCE INVOLVED IN
THE Yiddish THEATRE;
IN zALMEN zYLBERCWEIG'S "lEKSIKON FUN YIDISHN TEATER"
VOLUME 5: THE KDOYSHIM (MARTYRS) EDITION, 1967, Mexico City
In 1916 during the time that the
troupe "Sambatyon" performed in Warsaw in the Skala Theatre,
G. was engaged and occupied a popular place as a songstress and
She also participated in the
small art theatre "Azazel."
At the start of her third
year she was a co-founder of "The Yiddishe Bande."
About her recent tragic
stage, Jonas Turkow wrote that in 1942 she participated
in the ghetto in the stage jubilee of the actress Khana
Levin together with an entire range of actors, who she
rekhnt oys, but to one of the oysgerekhnte
already didn't find more between the living [??]
According to Meir Melman, G.
perished in Warsaw.
Sh. E. from Meir Melman and Menasha Oppenheim.
Jonas Turkow -- "Extinguished
Stars," Buenos Aires, 1953, Vol. 1, p. 284; Vol. 2, p.
Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the "Lexicon
of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig,
Volume 5, page 4509.
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