Musical and Opera Librettist Biographies

*List of librettists is in order of popularity with the StageAgent community.

Librettists

What is a librettist?

A librettist is a person who writes the text of a work such as musical theatre or opera.

Librettists

Rick Elice

Playwright, Librettist

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Ben Elton

Lyricist, Librettist, Author, Playwright

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Horace Everett

Librettist

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Gennaro Antonio Federico

Librettist

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Jacopo Ferretti

Librettist, Author

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Carlisle Floyd

Librettist, Composer

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James-Allen Ford

Librettist, Composer, Lyricist

Librettists

Giovacchino Forzano

Playwright, Librettist

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George Furth

Playwright, Librettist

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Larry Gallagher

Librettist, Playwright

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Richard Genée

Librettist

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Giovanni Gherardini

Librettist