Lives in the Yiddish Theatre
SHORT BIOGRAPHIES OF THOSE INVOLVED IN THE Yiddish THEATRE
aS DESCRIBED IN zALMEN zYLBERCWEIG'S "lEKSIKON FUN YIDISHN TEATER"
For four years K. was Protocol leader in the Yiddish vaudeville union, and since he was in the Actors Union, he was Protocol Secretary there for thirty years, and afterwards also in the same office, in the Yiddish Theatrical Alliance.
K. also wrote the following melodramas and scenes: "Der preyz far reykhtum", "Erlekhe froyen", "Heylike nshmus", "A harts fun shteyn", "Der yidisher shtern", which was performed in the Yiddish theatres of America.
In the last years K. also was a reader of the Torah in a synagogue.
After a long illness, K.
passed away on 1 January 1959 in New York and was
brought to his eternal rest at Mount Hebron, on the
grounds of his landsleit (countrymen).
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Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the "Lexicon of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig, Volume 4, page 2523.
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