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Henri Meilhac (1831–1897)

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(age 66) in Paris, France

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Carmen Writer
U-Carmen eKhayelitsha
Frøken Nitouche


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 2017 Bregenzer Festspiele 2017: Carmen (TV Movie) (libretto)
  The Metropolitan Opera HD Live (TV Series) (libretto - 3 episodes, 2010 - 2014) (based on the play: "L'Attaché d'Ambassade" - 1 episode, 2015)
- Lehár: The Merry Widow (2015) ... (based on the play: "L'Attaché d'Ambassade")
- Bizet: Carmen (2014) ... (libretto)
- Massenet: Manon (2012) ... (libretto - uncredited)
- Bizet: Carmen (2010) ... (libretto - uncredited)
 2011 Carmen in 3D (libretto)
 2011/II Carmen (TV Movie) (libretto: Opéra-comique in four acts)
 2010 La périchole (TV Movie) (libretto)
 2010 Carmen (TV Movie) (libretto)
 2009/I Carmen (TV Movie) (libretto)
 2009/II Carmen (TV Movie) (libretto)
 2007 La vie parisienne (TV Movie) (libretto)
 2007 Carmen (TV Movie) (libretto - uncredited)
 2007/II Manon (TV Movie) (libretto)
 2007/I Manon (TV Movie) (libretto)
 2007 Jules Massenet: Manon (TV Movie) (text)
 2007 La Veuve Joyeuse (TV Movie) (after: "L'Attaché d'ambassade")
 2006 Blaubart (TV Movie) (libretto)
 2006 Carmen (TV Movie) (libretto)
 2005 Carmen (Video) (libretto)
 2005 U-Carmen eKhayelitsha (opera libretto "Carmen")
 2004 Carmen (TV Movie) (libretto)
 2004 La grande-Duchesse de Gérolstein (TV Movie) (libretto)
 2003 Carmen (TV Movie) (libretto)
 2002 Great Performances (TV Series) (play "L'attaché d'Ambassade" - 1 episode)
- The Merry Widow (2002) ... (play "L'attaché d'Ambassade")
 2002 Carmen (TV Movie) (libretto)
 2001 Manon (TV Movie) (libretto)
 2001 Pariserliv (TV Movie) (libretto)
 2000 La belle Hélène (TV Movie) (libretto)
 2000 La périchole, la chanteuse et le dictateur (TV Movie) (libretto)
 2000 La Chauve-Souris/Die Fledermaus (TV Movie) (after: "Le Réveillon")
 1999 La belle Hélène (TV Movie) (libretto)
 1999 Carmen (TV Movie) (libretto)
 1998 Carmen (Video) (libretto)
 1997 La veuve joyeuse (TV Movie) (play "L'attaché d'Ambassade")
 1997 The Metropolitan Opera Presents (TV Series) (libretto - 1 episode)
- Carmen (1997) ... (libretto)
 1996 La belle Hélène (TV Movie) (libretto)
 1995 La périchole (TV Movie) (libretto)
 1995 Operavox (TV Series) (libretto - 1 episode)
- Carmen (1995) ... (libretto)
 1991 La vie parisienne (TV Movie) (libretto)
 1991 Carmen by Georges Bizet (TV Movie) (libretto)
 1989 Les brigands (TV Movie) (libretto)
 1989 Carmen (TV Movie) (libretto)
 1987 Carmen (TV Movie) (libretto)
 1986/I Die Fledermaus (TV Movie) (play "Le réveillon")
 1985 Carmen (TV Movie) (libretto)
 1985 Lilla helgonet (TV Movie) (operetta Mam'zelle Nitouche)
 1984 Barbe-Bleue (TV Movie) (libretto)
 1977-1984 Live from Lincoln Center (TV Series) (libretto - 2 episodes)
- New York City Opera: Carmen (1984) ... (libretto)
- New York City Opera: Manon (1977) ... (libretto)
 1984 Carmen (libretto)
 1983 Manon (TV Movie) (libretto)
 1983 La tragédie de Carmen (based on the opera by - as Meilhac)
 1983/II Carmen (libretto)
 1982 La Périchole (TV Movie) (libretto)
 1982 On sort ce soir (TV Series) (libretto - 1 episode)
- Carmen (1982) ... (libretto)
 1981 La périchole (TV Movie) (libretto)
 1980 La grande-Duchesse de Gérolstein (TV Movie) (libretto)
 1980/II Carmen (TV Movie) (libretto)
 1979 Perichole (TV Movie) (libretto)
 1978 Carmen (TV Movie) (libretto)
 1977 La vie parisienne (play)
 1976 Heavenly Swallows (operetta Mam'zelle Nitouche)
 1975 Die schöne Helena (TV Movie) (libretto)
 1973 Carmen (TV Movie) (libretto)
 1970 Pariser Leben (TV Movie) (operetta)
 1969 Mamsell Nitouche (TV Movie)
 1969 Carmen (libretto)
 1969 Nebáncsvirág (TV Movie) (as H. Meilhac)
 1968 Flagermusen (TV Movie) (opera libretto)
 1967 Sköna Helena (TV Movie) (libretto)
 1964 La belle Hélène (TV Movie) (libretto - as Meilhac)
 1963 Lepakko (TV Movie) (play "Le Réveillon")
 1963 Frøken Nitouche (operetta - as Meilhac)
 1963 Mamselle Nitouche (TV Movie) (play "Mamzell Nitouche")
 1962 Die Großherzogin von Gerolstein (TV Movie) (operetta)
 1962 Den skjønne Helene (TV Movie) (libretto)
 1962 Pikku pyhimys (TV Movie) (operetta "Mam'zelle Nitouche")
 1962 The Drama of Carmen (TV Movie documentary) (libretto of the opera)
 1962 Die Fledermaus (play Le Réveillon - as Meilhac)
 1961 Die Banditen (TV Movie)
 1960 Airs de France (TV Series) (libretto - 1 episode)
- Le petit Duc (1960) ... (libretto)
 1959 Gay Operetta (TV Series) (after play "L'attaché d'Ambassade" - 1 episode)
- The Merry Widow (1959) ... (after play "L'attaché d'Ambassade")
 1959 Perichole (TV Movie) (libretto)
 1956 La belle Hélène (TV Movie) (libretto)
 1956 Carmen (TV Movie) (libretto)
 1955 Le réveillon (TV Movie) (play)
 1955 Max Liebman Presents: The Merry Widow (TV Movie) (based on the play: "L'Attaché d'Ambassade")
 1954 Mam'zelle Nitouche (story)
 1953 A Night in Venice (libretto)
 1952 Carmen (TV Movie) (libretto)
 1946 Mosquita muerta (operetta Mam'zelle Nitouche)
 1944 Il diavolo va in collegio (operetta Mam'zelle Nitouche -Santarellina in Italian)
 1944 Lilla helgonet (operetta "Mam'zelle Nitouche" - uncredited)
 1943 Carmen (writer)
 1938 Tricoche et Cacolet (play - as Meilhac)
 1938 The Toy Wife (play "Frou-frou" - uncredited)
 1936 La vie parisienne (libretto: based on)
 1936 Parisian Life (operetta)
 1934 The Merry Widow (based on play "L'attaché d'Ambassade" - uncredited)
 1932 La chauve-souris (opera libretto)
 1931 Die Fledermaus (opera libretto)
 1931 Mam'zelle Nitouche (story)
 1931 Mamsell Nitouche (operetta)
 1926 So This Is Paris (play "Le Reveillon" - as Meilha'c)
 1924 Frou-Frou (play)
 1923 Santarellina (libretto)
 1919 Fanny Lear (play)
 1918 Frou-Frou (play)
 1917 A Hungry Heart (play "Frou-Frou")
 1914 Carmen (play)
 1914 Frou Frou (play "Froufrou")
 1912 Mam'selle Nitouche (Short) (operetta Mam'zelle Nitouche)
 1907/I Carmen (Short) (libretto)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

His play, "The Merry Widow," was performed at the Paper Mill Playhouse in Millburn, New Jersey with Dorothy Sandlin, Donald Gage, and Eric Mattson in the cast. Frank Carrington and Agnes Morgan were directors. See more »

Alternate Names:

Meilha'c | H. Meilhac | Meilhac

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