Bradley Kynard returns during the 2012-13 season as Marco in Gianni Schicchi. Mr. Kynard made his Opera San José debut last season in the role of the Marquis D’Obigny in La traviata. Mr. Kynard’s previous roles include Alfio (Cavalleria rusticana), Chirurgo (La Forza del Destino), Remendado (Carmen), Lord Cecil (Roberto Devereux) and Spalanzani (Tales of Hoffmann). Other engagements include Robbins in Porgy and Bess with Mendocino Music Festival and Borsa in Rigoletto. Mr. Kynard also sings with the San Francisco Opera Chorus.