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They Graced Our Stages: The Yiddish Theatre Troupes
(1910 to 1957)

Hopkinson Theatre
The cast of "Hard to Be Honest"
appeared in The Forward
on September 21, 1945

First row, women, from right to left: Lina Brown, Esther Dubrow, Rosetta Bialis, Lillian Lux, Henrietta Jacobson, Janet Paskewitch, Ella Wallerstein, Rose Grindel.

Second row, men, from right to left: Jack Badash, Louis Markowitz (lyricist), Simon Wolf, Max Friedlander, Sholom Secunda (composer), Louis Freiman (author), Fyvush Finkel, Pesach'ke Burstein, Julius Adler, Max Wilner, Ben Bonus, Isaac Arco and Oscar Green.






List courtesy of YIVO (Yiddish Institute for Jewish Research).

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