Actor

Steven Van Watermeulen

Steven Van Watermeulen (1968) has joined the ensemble in season 17|18.

In season 19|20 he will perform in the premieres of Freud (director Ivo van Hove) and After Nora (director Robert Icke) and in the revivals of A little life, The cherry orchard and Death in Venice.

C.V.

Van Watermeulen played before at the ensemble in May we be forgiven, Maeterlinck and La grande bouffe.

He studied at the Conservatory of Antwerp and after his training joined at Het Zuidelijk Toneel led by Ivo van Hove. Then he was part of the Ro Theater and since 2005 he belongs to the ensemble of NTGent. He worked with directors such as Guy Cassiers, Johan Simons, Ivo van Hove, Pierre Audi, Alize Zandwijk, Theu Boermans, Christoph Marthaler and Dora van der Groen. In 2001 he won the Louis d'Or for his role in De Wespenfabriek of Ro Theater.

Van Watermeulen is director (among others Een laatste tango at Het Zuidelijk Toneel, Sterremix at SKaGeN en Nest at Ro Theater), curator of exhibitions in Brussels (Bozar), Antwerp (Momu) and Ostend (Muzee) and author as well. Along with Oscar van den Boogaard, he debuted with the novel Chinchillasong and published Zeeduivel voor Amalia.In 2011 Landschap tussen alles of niets was published, the first book in his own name.

Van Watermeulen teached drama at the Conservatory of Antwerp, Toneelacademie Maastricht and he is artistic director of the Director Training of the Amsterdam School of the Arts since 2014.

Steven Van Watermeulen

Voorstellingen

Language NP Language no problem Children of NoraTheater ITA–Ensemble Children of Nora
Close Children of Nora ITA–Ensemble
Everyone knows about the argument - the big argument, the ferocious, final argument, the one that ends the relationship.
Language NP Language no problem FreudTheater ITA–Ensemble Freud
Close Freud ITA–Ensemble / Ivo van Hove
In the late 1950s, French philosopher Jean-Paul Sartre wrote The Freud Scenario, at the request of Hollywood director John Huston. Sartre is completely immersed in the subject, that he writes a script for a seven hour movie. Huston reduces the many hundreds of pages to a two-hour film. Because ...
Language NP Language no problem The cherry orchardTheater ITA–Ensemble The cherry orchard
Close The cherry orchard ITA–Ensemble
After having stayed in Paris for several years, the widow Ranevskaya returns to her family home in Russia. She encounters a changed world. The family’s debts have become so great that the house and estate will have to be auctioned. Businessman Lopakhin sees a way out. He proposes to cut down th...
Language NP Language no problem A little lifeTheater ITA–Ensemble A little life
Close A little life ITA–Ensemble / Ivo van Hove
No book has captivated and moved millions of readers during the past few years like A little life by American author Hanya Yanagihara.
Language NP Language no problem Death in VeniceMusical Theater ITA–Ensemble Death in Venice
Close Death in Venice ITA–Ensemble
Thomas Mann is thirty-six when he meets a young man during a holiday in Venice. The event inspires him to write one of his most famous works, Death in Venice.