BOHUMIL VAŇKÁT

He was born on 7th April 1964. He studied  violin playing and conducting at the Prague Conservatory. After graduation, he joined the Prague Radio Symphony Orchestra as a violinist and at the same time he was a member of the National Theatre Orchestra in Prague.
 
Between 1991 and 2001, he worked as a leader of the 2nd violin group in the orchestra of the State Opera, from 1992 to 1993, he was also a conductor of the Mozart Opera Prague. Between 1999 and 2001, he conducted the orchestra of the Silesian Theater Opava and after that he accepted an offer to be a chief conductor of Keimyung Symphony Orchestra (South Korea) and teach violin playing and conducting at the Faculty of Music at Keimyung University in Taegu. In 2005, he started working at the National Moravian –Silesian Theatre where he still occupies the post of a choir conductor and conductor. 
 
During his conductor life, he has contributed to these opera, operetta and musical titles: Don Carlos, Rigoletto, La Traviata (made for the FIFA World Cup in 2002 in South Korea)The Jacobin, Rusalka, The Marriage of Figaro, The Magic Flute, The Merry Widow, The Tsarevich, Bluebeard, Rose-Marie, A Girl or A Boy, Music Man, Clochemerle etc. 
 
Last but not least, he has cooperated with Karlovy Vary Symphony Orchestra and the Hradec Králové Philharmonic Orchestra. 
 
Production team - Season:
CATSAsistent choirmaster
JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTARAsistent choirmaster
REBECCAAsistent choirmaster
ROMEO AND JULIETAsistent choirmaster
THE FULL MONTYCo-operation on music coaching
WEST SIDE STORYAsistent choirmaster
CATSAsistent choirmaster
JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTARAsistent choirmaster
JOSEF AND HIS AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT Chorus master
L2!Asistent choirmaster
REBECCAAsistent choirmaster
ROMEO AND JULIETAsistent choirmaster
THE FULL MONTYCo-operation on music coaching
JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTARAsistent choirmaster
L2!Asistent choirmaster
REBECCAAsistent choirmaster
ROMEO AND JULIETAsistent choirmaster
THE FULL MONTYCo-operation on music coaching
THE OPERA BALLAsistent choirmaster
THE PHANTOM OF LONDONRehearsal accompanist
JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTARAsistent choirmaster
JOSEF AND HIS AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT Chorus master
L2!Asistent choirmaster
REBECCAAsistent choirmaster
SUNSET BOULEVARDAsistent choirmaster
THE FULL MONTYCo-operation on music coaching
THE OPERA BALLAsistent choirmaster
THE PHANTOM OF LONDONRehearsal accompanist
FUNNY GIRLAssistant conductor
JAPERY ACCORDING TO ARISTOPHANESAsistent choirmaster
JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTARAsistent choirmaster
L2!Asistent choirmaster
LA BELLE HÉLÉNERehearsal accompanist
Asistent choirmaster
MRAZÍK (The Father Frost)Chorus master
SUNSET BOULEVARDAsistent choirmaster
THE FULL MONTYCo-operation on music coaching
THE OPERA BALLAsistent choirmaster
THE PHANTOM OF LONDONRehearsal accompanist
A NIGHT AT KARLŠTEJNChorus master
FUNNY GIRLAssistant conductor
JAPERY ACCORDING TO ARISTOPHANESAsistent choirmaster
JOSEF AND HIS AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT Chorus master
LA BELLE HÉLÉNERehearsal accompanist
Asistent choirmaster
MRAZÍK (The Father Frost)Chorus master
SUNSET BOULEVARDAsistent choirmaster
THE COUSIN FROM NOWHEREAssistant conductor
THE FULL MONTYCo-operation on music coaching
THE GYPSY PRINCESS Rehearsal accompanist
THE PHANTOM OF LONDONRehearsal accompanist
A NIGHT AT KARLŠTEJNChorus master
JOSEF AND HIS AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT Chorus master
LA BELLE HÉLÉNERehearsal accompanist
Asistent choirmaster
MRAZÍK (The Father Frost)Chorus master
THE FULL MONTYCo-operation on music coaching
THE GYPSY PRINCESS Rehearsal accompanist
THE PHANTOM OF LONDONRehearsal accompanist
A NIGHT AT KARLŠTEJNChorus master
FINIAN’S RAINBOW Musical preparation
Chorus master
Conductor
JOSEF AND HIS AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT Chorus master
MRAZÍK (The Father Frost)Chorus master
POLISH BLOODChorus master
THE FULL MONTYCo-operation on music coaching
THE GYPSY PRINCESS Rehearsal accompanist
THE PHANTOM OF LONDONRehearsal accompanist
A NIGHT AT KARLŠTEJNChorus master
FINIAN’S RAINBOW Musical preparation
Chorus master
Conductor
HELLO DOLLY!Chorus master
MRAZÍK (The Father Frost)Chorus master
PARDON MY ENGLISHChorus master
POLISH BLOODChorus master
ROSE MARIEConductor
Chorus master
THE FULL MONTYCo-operation on music coaching
A NIGHT AT KARLŠTEJNChorus master
HELLO DOLLY!Chorus master
PARDON MY ENGLISHChorus master
ROSE MARIEConductor
Chorus master
THE BATChorus master
THE FULL MONTYCo-operation on music coaching
THE HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAMEChorus master
HELLO DOLLY!Chorus master
THE BATChorus master
THE HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAMEChorus master
HELLO DOLLY!Chorus master

Cast - Season:
FINIAN’S RAINBOW
FINIAN’S RAINBOW
ROSE MARIEConductor
ROSE MARIEConductor