Trained at the University of Washington, American Conservatory theatre, and HB Studios,
Patrick has been involved in the professional theatre for over twenty five years.
As an actor, he has appeared at Syracuse Stage, GeVa Theatre,
and the Barter Theatre (among others),
in productions from Shakespeare to contemporary comedy.
He was a founding member of The Pearl Theatre Company in New York City.
Throughout his career, Patrick has been involved in the development of new scripts -
most often as a reader for playwrights' new works in a workshop or invited audience setting.
Authors whose works he's had the opportunity to develop include the playwrights
Len Jenkins, Lee Blessing, and Warren Leight.
Patrick has been involved in staged readings for
The Riverside Shakespeare Company, the Manticore Theatre Company and the Barker Project.