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Roberto Trippini

Roberto Trippini


Year Role / Type Name of Production / Director Company / Venue
2012 Librettist & lyricist
Roll On The Day
A Stage Kindly / Knockhardy Productions
Etcetera Theatre
2010 Co-writer
I Am A Londoner
Palladini Productions
London Scoop + Courtyard Theatre
2008 - 2010 Librettist
Sailor - The musical
Georg Kajanus
2008 - 2009 Librettist & lyricist
Too Close to the Sun (musical drama)
GBM Productions
Comedy Theatre
2006 - 2007 Librettist
Behind the Iron Mask (new production)
GBM Productions
New World Stages (showcase)
2003 - 2006 Screenwriter
Are Your Ready for Love? (feature)
Red Pictures / Carnaby International


About me

Italian-born, US-educated playwright and screenwriter. Started out writing plays produced on the London fringe, then wrote short films and a feature premièred at the 2006 Cannes Film Festival. Latest production (as librettist) was a musical drama at Comedy theatre, 2009.

Additional Skills

I have translated and adapted dramatic works from Italian into English, and work as freelance technical translator (Spanish and Italian into English, and viceversa)

Industry Awards

Best Screenplay Award, Monaco International Film Festival (2006), and Audience Award, Cardiff International Film Festival (2006) for my indie romcom feature Are You Ready for Love? (dir. by Helen Grace)

Additional Information

I have a compilation musical in development (see Interested to work in the field of new opera, as non-composing librettist, alongside composers working in the minimalist and post-minimalist tradition.


Primary Job Title Writer
Job Titles Writer
Years in industry 6+ years
Languages Spoken English, French, Italian, Spanish
Experienced in Comedy, Drama, Musicals
Work Permits EU