Encyclopedia of Fantasy (1997)
Schikaneder, Emanuel

(1751-1812) Austrian actor-manager, impresario and librettist of, among others, Mozart's The Magic Flute (1791). [MSR]

see also: Opera; Sir Michael Tippett.

Emanuel Johann Joseph Baptist Schikaneder


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