Ondřej Vinklát

Artistic Director, choreographer, dancer and musician

Born in Liberec in 1992, Ondřej Vinklát is a graduate of the Prague Dance Conservatory (2011). While still a student, he joined the Bohemia Ballet, where he excelled in solo parts in productions such as Bolero, Rose (ch. P. Zuska), Le Papillon (ch. P. Lacotte), Indigo Rose, Un Ballo (ch. J. Kylián). In 2012, he enrolled with the Czech National Ballet in Prague, where a year later he was ranked soloist and in 2016 first soloist. Ondřej is a versatile and charismatic dancer, capable of performing in classical, modern and contemporary works alike. Therefore his repertoire includes a broad range of styles. He was three time awarded the prestigious Thalia prize. Apart from his career as a dancer he has also been continuously developing his choreographic interest. In 2015, Ondřej Vinklát, Marek Svobodník and Štěpán Pechar became the co-directors of the Prague and project based dance company DEKKADANCERS. In addition to dance and choreography, Ondřej also composes music for theater performances. He is also a member of Tripleshot Jam music group.

Choreography portfolio and cooperations:

A Clockwork Orange

Ballet of South Bohemian Theatre, 2021 (ch. Ondřej Vinklát, Tom Rychetský)

Stabat Mater

DEKKADANCERS, 2021, (ch. by Štěpán Pechar, Ondřej Vinklát)

Metamorphosis

DEKKADANCERS, 2021 (ch. by Štěpán Pechar, Ondřej Vinklát, director Štěpán Benyovszký)

The Princess With The Golden Star

Pilsen Ballet of DJKT, 2021 (ch. By Štěpán Pechar, Ondřej Vinklát, director Štěpán Benyovszký)

A.I.

DEKKADANCERS 2020 (ch. by Štěpán Pechar, Ondřej Vinklát, Viktor Konvalinka)

Fade In

Stanislavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko Theatre, Moscow, 2019 (ch. by Ondřej Vinklát)

HornyBach 18+

DEKKADANCERS 2019 (ch. by Štěpán Pechar, Ondřej Vinklát, Marek Svobodník, director Štěpán Benyovszký)

The Tsar Wants To Sleep

Bayerische Staatsballett II, Staatsoper Munich, 2017 (ch. by Štěpán Pechar, Ondřej Vinklát

The Last Supper

DEKKADANCERS 2017 (ch. by Štěpán Pechar, Ondřej Vinklát, Marek Svobodník, director Štěpán Benyovszký)
Winning award Opera+ for best choreography of the year

Now Squared

Prague Chamber Ballet, 2016  (ch. by Ondřej Vinklát)

Bit Of Soul

DEKKADANCERS 2015 (ch. by Ondřej Vinklát)

All Washed Out

The Czech National Ballet, 2015  (ch. by Ondřej Vinklát)