Blanche Yurka

Jun 18, 1887

Bio: 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 (but no less… 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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