Lives in the Yiddish
SHORT BIOGRAPHIES OF THOSE INVOLVED IN
THE Yiddish THEATRE
aS DESCRIBED IN zALMEN zYLBERCWEIG'S "lEKSIKON FUN YIDISHN TEATER"
L. was born in 1890 in
Her father was a teacher in
the local gymnasium.
In 1906 she debuted with
"amateurs" as "Di barmhertsike shvester" in David
Pinski's "The Family Zvi", and since then was set to
become a professional actress.
In 1910 she was taken into
Guzik's troupe and she toured with them across Russia.
During the war, she acted in the Kharkov "Unzer vinkl".
After her marriage to Moshe
Lipman, she followed the same path to the stage as her
L.'s daughter Chana, from
her first husband, Itzhka Latovitsh, acts on the
Yiddish stage under the name of Annie Littman.
[--] -- Ver zeynene
undzere shoyshpiler, "Theatre and Art", Lodz, 1922.
Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the "Lexicon
of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig,
Volume 2, page 1106.
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