David Cushing

Bass-Baritone

David Cushing is earning sensational acclaim in his young career. His versatile bass-baritone range is effortlessly demonstrated in a variety of roles including the title role in Don Pasquale, Figaro in Le Nozze di Figaro, Frère Laurence in Roméo et Juliette and Bottom in A Midsummer Night’s Dream. He recently performed the leading role of Maometto in Rossini’s rarely performed opera L’assedio di Corinto alongside renowned soprano Elizabeth Futral with the Baltimore Opera, as well as Count Horn/Tom in Un Ballo in Maschera with Boston Lyric Opera and Opera Colorado, Masetto in Don Giovanni and with Florentine Opera of Milwaukee, Osmin in The Abduction from the Seraglio with Boston Lyric Opera, Bonze in Madama Butterfly with Opera Theatre of St. Louis, and returned to Opera Colorado to perform Dr. Grenvil in La Traviata, Nourabad in Les pêcheurs des perles, Bonze in Madama Butterfly, and covered the title role in Don Pasquale.