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

Joseph Méry

Librettist

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Richard O'Brien

Librettist, Composer, Lyricist

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Mark O'Donnell

Librettist

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Richard Oberacker

Playwright, Librettist, Composer

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Giuseppe Parini

Librettist

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Justin Paul

Librettist, Composer, Lyricist

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Gene de Paul

Librettist, Lyricist

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Peter Pears

Librettist

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Emily Louise Perkins

Playwright, Librettist

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Francesco Maria Piave

Librettist, Lyricist

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Myfanwy Piper

Librettist

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William Plomer

Librettist