Dulat Tokanov

Dulat Tokanov

Deputy Director for Creative Affairs



In 2002 graduated from the T. Zhurgenov Kazakh National Academy of Arts, under Professor Yessim Segizbayev.

In 2008 graduated from the Kurmangazy Kazakh National Conservatoire, under People’s Artist of USSR, Professor Yermek Serkebayev.

Work Experience

In 2006, was accepted into the Kazakh National Opera and Ballet Theatre as an apprentice.

2008 - present - Soloist of the KNOBT after Abay, a lyric baritone.


  • Recipient of a Diploma of the 1st B. Tulegenova International Vocal Competition.


Company Commander (“Eugene Onegin” by P.Tchaikovsky)
Fiorello (“The Barber of Seville” by G.Rossini)
Morales (“Carmen” by G.Bizet)
Belcore (“The Elixir of Love” by G.Donizetti)
Sharysh (“Abylai khan” by Y.Rakhmadiyev)
Frank (“The Bat” by J.Strauss)
Sacristan (“Tosca” by G.Puccini)
Targyn, Kapan (“Yer Targyn” by Y. Brusilovsky)
Yamadori (“Madame Butterfly” by G.Puccini)
Officer (“Rigoletto” by G.Verdi)
Kozhagul, Zhienkul, Mulla («Bіrzhan-Sarah» by M. Tulebayev)
Kokbai (“Abay” by A. Zhubanov, L. Khamidi)
Silvano (“A Masked Ball” by G.Verdi)
Baritone (“Carmina Burana” by C.Orff )
Cascada (“The Merry Widow” by F.Lehar)
Don Giovanni (“Don Giovanni” by W.Mozart)
Bekezhan (“Kyz Zhibek” by Y. Brusilovsky)
Serke (“Aisulu” by S.Mukhamedzhanov)