Carlos Arniches

Carlos Arniches

Birth
Alicante, Provincia de Alacant, Valenciana, Spain
Death 16 Apr 1943 (aged 76)
Madrid, Provincia de Madrid, Madrid, Spain
Burial Madrid, Provincia de Madrid, Madrid, Spain
Plot Meseta 2ª. Cuartel 14. Manzana 24. Letra A.
Memorial ID 12099697 · View Source
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Playwright. He was born in Alicante (Comunidad Valenciana) and died in Madrid. His first script for the musical theater was in collaboration with Gonzalo Cantó and composer Ruperto Chapí for “La leyenda del Monje” which premiered at the Apolo Theater in 1890. He is best remembered for his book "La Señorita de Trévelez" that was adapted to the cinema for Juan Antonio Bardem in his film "Calle Mayor", played by Betsy Blair. Also he wrote "sainetes" (comedic plays) and zarzuelas. Among others: El Santo de la Isidra, La Fiesta de San Antón, El amigo Melquíades, Don Quintín el amargao, Es mi hombre, Que viene mi marido and El tío miserias. He worked often with other authors including Ramón Asensio Mas, on El puñao de rosas; Enrique García Álvarez on El iluso Cañizares, El pobre Valbuena and El terrible Pérez and with Eloy Garay in the long zarzuela Mari Eli. He has a memorial in his city of birth.

Bio by: José L Bernabé Tronchoni


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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: José L Bernabé Tronchoni
  • Added: 19 Oct 2005
  • Find a Grave Memorial 12099697
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Carlos Arniches (11 Oct 1866–16 Apr 1943), Find a Grave Memorial no. 12099697, citing Cementerio de la Almudena, Madrid, Provincia de Madrid, Madrid, Spain ; Maintained by Find A Grave .