Lives in the Yiddish
SHORT BIOGRAPHIES OF THOSE INVOLVED IN
THE Yiddish THEATRE
aS DESCRIBED IN zALMEN zYLBERCWEIG'S "lEKSIKON FUN YIDISHN TEATER"
G. was born in October 1863
in Bucharest, Rumania.
His parents were Sephardic
Jews from Bulgaria.
He learned in a yeshiva,
also [khul] courses. He knew German, Yiddish and Rumanian
well. His nature was a bit Bohemian, and then in 1882
he worked for Goldfaden in Bucharest as a prompter. He
also used to study actors' roles part-time, and as such
only became a regisseur.
Until the time, when
Mogulesko went to America, he was together with him.
Later he created a management (a partnership with
Axelrad) having in the troupe his children and in-laws.
He passed away in 1918 in
M. E. from
Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the "Lexicon
of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig,
Volume 1, page 487.
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