Blanche Yurka

Jun 18, 1887


Born to Bohemian parents, American actress Blanche Yurka was awarded a scholarship to a school sponsored by the Metropolitan Opera when she was only 15. Appropriately enough, her singing debut was in Balfe's English-language opera Bohemian Girl, performed in Czech. Wearing herself out from studying music and dance, Blanche opted for the less strenuous… More


Blanche Yurka Videos

Song Of Bernadette
2 minutes 26 seconds
At Sword's Point Clip
3 minutes 43 seconds
13 Rue Madeleine
2 minutes 57 seconds
The Southerner
2 minutes 1 seconds

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