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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
He acted in Paris, in a
dramatic circle with the "Culture League."
He was a fine recitator. He acted in "Maske," and in the
"PIAT" Theatre he participated in major roles in the
plays "Azef," "Bunt in oysbeserungs-hoyz," Bergelson's
"The Deaf Man," Leivick's ""The Poor
Kingdom," and "Chains,"
Sholem Aleichem's "The Gold Diggers," and "Dos farkhishufte
shnayderl," and in Peretz's "In polish oyf der keyt" and
"Joel the Fiddler."
He especially produced
their creative schemes such as "Joel the Musician" in ""Joel
the Fiddler," as "Melamed" in "Dos farkhishufte
shnayderl," and in Ziskind Lev's play "In strayk fun di
In 1941 E. was put into the
camp (France). From here he later was deported to
Auschwitz, where he was killed in severe suffering.
Sh. E. from
Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the "Lexicon
of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig,
Volume 5, page 4256.
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