Baritone Mitchell Hutchings has been described as having “a beautiful instrument” (American Soprano, Renée Fleming) “that can do anything” (British Pianist, Graham Johnson). He has been heard throughout the United States and abroad, from Carnegie Hall to the Antonin Dvorak Museum in Prague.
Notable roles in opera and musical theatre include Marcello in La bohème, John Proctor in The Crucible, Michele in Il tabarro, the title role in Sweeney Todd, the demon barber of Fleet Street, the title role in Gianni Schicchi, Escamillo in La tragédie de Carmen, Mercutio in Roméo et Juliette, Tarquinius in The Rape of Lucretia, Germont in La traviata, Marco in Gianni Schicchi, Father in Ragtime, Marullo in Rigoletto, Frank in Die Fledermaus, Quince in A Midsummer Night's Dream, Jud Fry in Oklahoma!, and Benoit & Alcindoro in La bohème.
Mitchell has been a Resident Artist of Opera Saratoga, Des Moines Metro Opera, Pensacola Opera, Charlottesville Opera, Dicapo Opera Theatre, and Opera Maine.
Mitchell has music degrees from Florida State University, Western Carolina University, and the Eastman School of Music. He resides in Florida with his spouse, accomplished composer, Sarah Hutchings (click link).