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

Alex Timbers

Librettist, Author

Librettists

Andrea Leone Tottola

Librettist

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Giovanni Targioni-Tozzetti

Librettist

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Giambattista Varesco

Librettist

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Gustav Vaëz

Librettist, Playwright

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Pauline Viardot

Librettist, Composer

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Hugo von Hofmannsthal

Playwright, Librettist

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Richard Wagner

Librettist, Composer

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Enda Walsh

Librettist, Lyricist

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Dennis Watkins

Librettist

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John Weidman

Librettist

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Jerome Weidman

Playwright, Librettist