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Myfanwy Piper (1911–1997)

Myfanwy Piper was born on March 28, 1911 in Southwark, London, England as Mary Myfanwy Evans. She was a writer and actress, known for Owen Wingrave (2001), Death in Venice (1990) and Death in Venice (1981). She was married to John Piper and John Piper. She died on January 18, 1997 in Fawley Bottom, Buckinghamshire England, UK. See full bio »

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 2010 Death in Venice (Video) (libretto)
 2004 Turn of the Screw by Benjamin Britten (TV Movie) (libretto)
 2001 Le tour d'écrou (TV Movie) (libretto)
 2001 Owen Wingrave (TV Movie) (libretto)
 1994 The Turn of the Screw (TV Movie) (libretto)
 1991 The Turn of the Screw: Britten (TV Movie) (libretto)
 1990 Death in Venice (TV Movie) (libretto)
 1982 The Turn of the Screw (TV Movie) (libretto)
 1981 Death in Venice (TV Movie) (libretto)
 1971 NET Opera Theater (TV Series) (libretto - 1 episode)
- Owen Wingrave (1971) ... (libretto)
 1959 The Turn of the Screw (TV Movie) (libretto)
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 1937 Artists and Their Work (TV Series) (as Myfanwy Evans)
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 1983 Time with Betjeman (TV Series documentary)
- Episode dated 27 February 1983 (1983) ... Herself

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Myfanwy Evans

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The song cycle "Winter Words" (1953) by Benjamin Britten is dedicated to Myfanwy Piper and her husband John, a painter who was the stage designer for "The Rape of Lucretia" (1946). See more »

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