From season 2019-2020 onwards, Alejo Pérez will be Opera Vlaanderen's new music director. He has been appointed by Jan Vandenhouwe, who will be our new artistic director in that same season.
It’s with a heavy heart we bring you this news… Our 2018-2019 season will be the last one for principals Aki Saito and Wim Vanlessen, our ballet company’s shining stars for nearly 25 years.
The opera "Infinite Now" by composer Chaya Czernowin that had its premiere at Opera Vlaanderen last april in a production by Luk Perceval has been named World creation of the year by the international opera press.
Starting from the 2019-2020 season, Jan Vandenhouwe will become the new artistic director opera at Kunsthuis Opera Vlaanderen Royal Ballet Flanders.