A native of Kansas, American tenor Patrick O'Halloran is in his first year of WNO's Domingo-Cafritz Young Artist Program. Credits in the 2013-14 season include Edoardo in The Glimmerglass Festival's King for a Day, Rodolfo in La bohème with Kentucky Opera, and Alfredo in La traviata with Arizona Opera. He was recently seen as Cavaradossi in Tosca with the Owensboro Symphony Orchestra and as Rodolfo in Central City Opera's family performance of La bohème. As an Emerging Artist with Virginia Opera he was seen as Glazier in Phillip Glass's Orphée, the Doctor in A Streetcar Named Desire, and covered Nadir in The Pearl Fishers. A versatile performer, he has also performed the roles of Don José in Carmen, Roméo in Roméo et Juliette, Sam in Susannah, the Duke of Mantua in Rigoletto, Frederic in The Pirates of Penzance, Cégeste in Orphée, Barrett in Titanic: The Musical, and Guillot in Offenbach's The Lantern Marriage. In addition to his training at Des Moines Metro Opera, Central City Opera, and Kentucky Opera, he is a graduate of University of Nebraska-Lincoln and Pittsburg State University.