Pavel Dautovský began his career as an illuminator in the Smetana Theatre. He was lighting designer for the musical Dracula, which played in Prague, Bratislava, Moscow and Seoul. His design talents have also been featured in productions of West Side Story, Hamlet, Galileo, Monte Christo, Jekyll and Hyde, Ginger and Fred, Jack the Ripper, The Producers, and Golem. Since 1999, he has created Lighting Design for the Prague State Opera, including their productions of Bubu From Montparnasse, Tosca, Queen of Spades and Candide… as well as numerous International projects which have graced Europe’s most prestigious stages. He is also co-partner of M.P.K. Stage Service /Europe/, which provides stage services for the Prague State Opera and other musical productions.