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

Burt Shevelove

Playwright, Librettist, Lyricist

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Michael Stewart

Playwright, Librettist, Lyricist

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Scott Wentworth

Librettist

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Hugh Wheeler

Playwright, Librettist

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Mark Bramble

Librettist, Author

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Russel Crouse

Playwright, Librettist

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Wayne Doyle

Playwright, Librettist, Composer

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Herbert Fields

Librettist

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Luke Harlan

Librettist, Lyricist

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Jim Jacobs

Librettist, Composer, Lyricist

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Leoš Janáček

Librettist, Composer

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Karey Kirkpatrick

Playwright, Librettist, Composer, Lyricist