Referencing Performing Arts and Theatre Studies Resources

This guide is designed to help you reference specific Performing Arts, Theatre Studies and music formats for your assessment tasks.

Referencing Librettos using APA

Elements of a reference for a Libretto

  1. Name(s) of the Author(s)
  2. Date of publication in parenthesis ()
  3. Title of publication in italics [Libretto]
  4. Edition in parenthesis ()
  5. Place of publication followed by a colon:
  6. Publisher

Hint: Often correct details for referencing items can be found on the Library Catalogue record.



Sondheim, S. & Lapine, J. (2008). Into the woods [Libretto]. New York: Theatre Communications Group, Inc.