Roberto Trippini

Roberto Trippini

Credits

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

Education

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 www.sailormusical.com) Interested to work in the field of new opera, as non-composing librettist, alongside composers working in the minimalist and post-minimalist tradition.

Skills

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