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

Bruce Joel Rubin

Librettist, Lyricist

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Giovanni Ruffini

Librettist

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Karel Sabina

Librettist

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Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa

Librettist

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Jules-Henri Vernoy de Saint-Georges

Playwright, Librettist

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Francesco Maria Berio di Salsa

Librettist

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Antonio Salvi

Librettist

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Irene Sankoff

Playwright, Librettist, Composer, Author

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Vittorio Amadeo Cigna-Santi

Librettist

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Ferdinando Saracinelli

Librettist

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Dick Scanlan

Librettist

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Emanuel Schikaneder

Librettist