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List of Opera in one act Operas

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List of the most famous Opera in one act operas, listed alphabetically with photos when available. This list contains popular examples of operas of the genre Opera in one act, and contains information such as what language the opera was composed in. If you want to know more about these historic Opera in one act operas you can click on their names for even more information. Any notable operas in the Opera in one act genre should be listed below, so if you're an opera lover use this list to find a few that you've never heard of. List features items like Suor Angelica, Bluebeard's Castle, and many more

This list helps answer the questions, "What is Opera in one act?" and "What are the best Opera in one act operas?"
A Little Nightmare Music is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Opera in one act Operas
Peter Schickele
Abu Hassan is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Opera in one act Operas
Carl Maria von Weber
Adina is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Opera in one act Operas
Gioacchino Rossini
Aleko is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Opera in one act Operas
Sergei Rachmaninoff
Amahl and the Night Visitors is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Opera in one act Operas
Gian Carlo Menotti
Ariadne auf Naxos is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Opera in one act Operas
Richard Strauss
Ariane is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Opera in one act Operas
Bohuslav Martinů
At the Boar's Head is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Opera in one act Operas
Gustav Holst
Bertha is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of Opera in one act Operas
Bertha Ned Rorem
Bluebeard's Castle is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of Opera in one act Operas
Béla Bartók
Capriccio is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of Opera in one act Operas
Richard Strauss
Comedy on the Bridge is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of Opera in one act Operas
Bohuslav Martinů
Daphne is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of Opera in one act Operas
Richard Strauss
Daphnis et Eglé is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of Opera in one act Operas
Daphnis et Eglé Jean-Philippe Rameau
Das Nusch-Nuschi is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of Opera in one act Operas
Paul Hindemith
Das Rendezvous is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list List of Opera in one act Operas
Giselher Klebe
Das Rheingold is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list List of Opera in one act Operas
Richard Wagner
Der Mond is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list List of Opera in one act Operas
Carl Orff
Der Zwerg is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list List of Opera in one act Operas
Der Zwerg Alexander von Zemlinsky
Die Ermordung Cäsars is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list List of Opera in one act Operas
Giselher Klebe
Die glückliche Hand is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list List of Opera in one act Operas
Die glückliche Hand Arnold Schoenberg
Die schwarze Maske is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list List of Opera in one act Operas
Die schwarze Maske Krzysztof Penderecki
Die toten Augen is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list List of Opera in one act Operas
Die toten Augen Eugen d'Albert
Don Sanche is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list List of Opera in one act Operas
Don Sanche Franz Liszt
Eight Songs for a Mad King is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list List of Opera in one act Operas
Peter Maxwell Davies