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
 

Eva Avakher
(Khava Litvin)

Born in Chechersk, Mogilev Gubernia, Podolia. Her father was a butcher. At the age of seventeen she joined a chorus with Kaminski, where she was for a year, and soon thereafter she went over to the itinerant troupe of Rabinowitz, where she became a prima donna. From there she also played in the troupes of Vaysfeld (Warsaw), Kaminski (Lodz), Genfer, Feldman, Bernstein, Sabsey and Guzik.
 

Sh.E. from Misha Boodkin and Jacob Gartelevitsh.


 

 

 

 


 

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Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the  "Lexicon of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig, Volume 7, page 6146.
 

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