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

Charles-Gaspard Delestre-Poirson

Playwright, Librettist

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Lorenzo Da Ponte

Librettist

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Phil Porter

Playwright, Librettist

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Alexander Preys

Playwright, Librettist

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Philippe Quinault

Librettist, Playwright

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Ottavio Rinuccini

Librettist

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Thomas William Robertson

Playwright, Librettist

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Joseph Robinette

Librettist

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Felice Romani

Librettist

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Gaetano Rossi

Librettist

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François-Louis Gand Le Bland Du Roullet

Playwright, Librettist

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Alphonse Royer

Librettist, Playwright, Author