Lives in the Yiddish
SHORT BIOGRAPHIES OF THOSE INVOLVED IN
THE Yiddish THEATRE
aS DESCRIBED IN zALMEN zYLBERCWEIG'S "lEKSIKON FUN YIDISHN TEATER"
B. was born on 15 January 1881 in Stawiski, Lomza
His parents were
He learned in yeshivas, [lmudi-khuts]
At the beginning of the
twentieth century he came to America, and he threw
himself into society-like work, and he organized a
theatrical enterprise in Buffalo to benefit the "Bund"
and through this became known to the New York managers
and actors, and he [subsequently] began to manage
Yiddish theatre productions, at first [lshm] cultural activity.
due to funding, B. sold in the beginning(?) only from the
production of the Yiddish troupes, which came to
Buffalo, later he [dingt] the troupe on the percentage.
For a short time he led the troupes by himself, [tsalndik]
Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the "Lexicon
of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig,
Volume 1, page 242.
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