Lives in the Yiddish
SHORT BIOGRAPHIES OF THOSE INVOLVED IN
THE Yiddish THEATRE
aS DESCRIBED IN zALMEN zYLBERCWEIG'S "lEKSIKON FUN YIDISHN TEATER"
Born on 27 July 1885 in
Her father was a bar owner.
At the age of fifteen she
came to Lodz and in 1907 performed in Czestochowa in the
cooperative troupe led by Bordo and Antovil, afterwards
going to act in Konotop, Kiev Gubernia.
In 1909 she performed across
Poland with a cooperative troupe.
From 1911-15 she went across
Poland with Kuperman's troupe.
In 1915 she acted in the
Lodz Thalia and Grand Theatres under the direction of M.
D. Vaksman and afterwards across the province.
In 1920 she came to America
and here participated in various troupes across the
From 1928-30 she stood at
the top of the "European Cooperative [non-union] Troupe"
in New York.
Specialty: Mother roles.
Sh. E. from I. M. Pliat.
Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the "Lexicon
of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig,
Volume 1, page 82.
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