Avron, Chaim (Haim) (Hayim) 1922- Romania, ?
lyricist, emigrated to Israel where he worked as theatre director and producer, January 1968 he moved to Montreal Canada, 5.oct.1968 he launched a Yiddish revue at Gesu Hall in Montreal, providing the Hebrew lyrics himself, with English lyrics by Sandra Kolber and the music by the Israeli Eli Rubenstein, the popularity of his revues soon declined and his last was staged the following year, 1969-1984 founder/director of the Canadian Jewish Theatre Foundation in Montreal, 1984 founder/director of the Toronto Jewish Theatre, the opening production staged 27.oct.1984 at the Minkler Auditorium Toronto, 1986-1991 from Toronto he brought Jewish musical revues to Florida, Venezuela, Argentina, Colombia, Brazil and Scandinavia ; he married switchboard operator Esther

Title Parts

[] Zingt mayn harts. Voice and piano
words and music by C. Avron
Fay Nicoll, Rick Tell

[] The jolly pauper. Musical play 1 v. Hebrew
text, lyrics and music by Chaim Avron
copyright Avron Publishing Co., 7apr1969

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