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


Yiddish Art Theatre
appeared in The Forward
on February 11, 1923
 

 

First row, left to right: Ana Appel, Lucy German, Maurice Schwartz, Bina Abramowitz, Bessie Mogulesco and Gershon Rubin.

Second row, left to right: Jechiel Goldschmidt, Irving Honigman, Berta Gerstin, Marc Schweid and Muni Weisenfreund (aka Paul Muni).

Among the plays that this fine troupe of actors participated in the month this photograph was taken were:

Peretz Hirshbein's "Green Fields," Leonid Andreyev's "Anathema," and Sholem Aleichem's "Tevye the Dairyman."

 

 

 

 

 

 

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

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