A native of Rochester, New York, actor John Bolton makes his San Francisco Opera debut as Frank Schultz in this summer’s Show Boat. His Broadway credits include A Christmas Story! The Musical (Drama Desk nomination), Curtains, Spamalot, Chess, Funny Girl, Contact, Titanic, How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying, and Damn Yankees. Bolton has been seen in Off-Broadway productions of The Last Smoker in America, Einstein’s Dreams, Five Course Love, Señor Discretion Himself, and It’s Only Life. His television credits include The Good Wife, Boardwalk Empire, Gossip Girl, Law & Order: Criminal Intent, and All My Children, and he appeared in the 2007 film The Savages.