Steven Prengels is a Belgian composer and artist. He studied at the Lemmens Institute, the University of Leuven, the Royal Conservatory of Antwerp and the Conservatory of Amsterdam. At the latter two he studied composition with Wim Henderickx.
He works mostly for theatre, dance and opera. In recent years he collaborated with national and international artists as Alain Platel, Frank Van Laecke, Johan Simons and Arno Synaeve; and companies as les ballets C de la B, NTGent, Opera Ballet Vlaanderen, Symfonieorkest Vlaanderen, Ruhr Triennale, Teatro Real Madrid and Münchner Kammerspiele.
For coming years, collaborations are planned with les ballets C de la B, Opera Ballet Vlaanderen, the Manchester Festival, Bochum Schauspielhaus and Leipzig Schauspielhaus.
He divides his time between composing and working as a visual artist.
Steven Prengels is professor of composition at the Royal Conservatory of Antwerp.
(m u s i c) t h e a t r e
Life and Fate, 2023
Mein Gent, 2022
Exhibition, sept tableaux de/sur/pour 'La mariée mise à nu par ses célibataires, même' de Marcel Duchamp, 2009
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v i s u a l
Exhibition (exhibition), 2014
m u s i c
The Glass Bead Game, 2018
The World of Yesterday and Tomorrow, 2017
La dramaturgie d'une passion, 2015
Wagner in Bayreuth, 2012