Lives in the Yiddish
SHORT BIOGRAPHIES OF THOSE INVOLVED IN
THE Yiddish THEATRE
aS DESCRIBED IN zALMEN zYLBERCWEIG'S "lEKSIKON FUN YIDISHN TEATER"
He was born on 26 May 1879
in Kishinev, Bessarabia.
His father was an owner of a
He learned in a cheder and
later in a school.
From 1914 he was the
administrator for the Russian and Yiddish
In 1918 he brought over
guest-stars Ester Rukhl Kaminska to Kishinev, and later
traveled with Durov's Circus.
He worked for a year as
manager for his brother Boris Nievolin, a composer for
the Russian theatre "Intim" in Petrograd.
Later he became
administrator for his brother's troupe across the
In 1920 he became manager of
the troupe for Khayim Meir Segalesco, later for Misha
Fishzon's "Muster Theatre", and for various
members troupes in theatres in Bucharest.
Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the "Lexicon
of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig,
Volume 1, page 49.
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