Actor Patrick Cummings makes his San Francisco Opera debut in a role he performed at Washington National Opera. His Off-Broadway credits include Hennessy (Transport), Gavin Collins (Donnybrook), and Matt Burke (New Girl in Town) with Irish Repertory Theatre; Scott (It Must be Him) at the Peter J. Sharp Theatre; and Tommy Mathis (Happiness) at Lincoln Center. Regional credits include Joe (White Noise) with New Orleans Center for Performing Arts; Warren Sheffield (Meet Me in St. Louis) at Paper Mill Playhouse; Rod (Singin’ in the Rain) at West Virginia Public Theatre; and Oscar (42nd Street) with Pittsburgh Civic Light Opera, among others. Film and television credits include a recurring role on Hostages and Patrick in the film Pittsburgh. Cummings holds a bachelor’s degree from Carnegie Mellon University.