Lives in the Yiddish
SHORT BIOGRAPHIES OF THOSE INVOLVED IN
THE Yiddish THEATRE
aS DESCRIBED IN zALMEN zYLBERCWEIG'S "lEKSIKON FUN YIDISHN TEATER"
According to A. G. Kompaneyets, B. was an Odesser, a
fine actor who especially excelled in "Bal tshuva".
His theatre career began by
B. was married to an
actress, Roza Buchbinder.
According to Nachum
Lipovski, together with Sabsey, Lipovietsky and Tsipkus,
B. was a cellar singer in Odessa and later used to
travel around the environs, acting in Yiddish theatre.
In 1893 he happened to
travel across the villages in Kamenets-Podolsk. B. later
became paralyzed and grew accustomed to begging.
According to Kompaneyets, B.
passed away in Odessa during the First World War.
M. E. from A.
G. Kompaneyets and Nachum Lipovski.
Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the "Lexicon
of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig,
Volume 7, page 6277.
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