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Vince Wallace

Currently based in Chicago, Vince Wallace has appeared regularly with the Lyric Opera of Chicago since 2008, Chicago Symphony Chorus, Grant Park Music Festival and Chicago Opera Theater (2017-19). Early debut work includes the title role in Le nozze di Figaro as a part of Martina Arroyo’s Prelude to Performance, Superintendent Budd in Benjamin Britten’s Albert Herring, Bartolo in Le nozze di Figaro, the Jailor in Tosca with the Opera Company of Philadelphia, Benoit and Alcindoro in La boheme, both Leporello and the Commandatore in Don Giovanni with American Chamber Orchestra, The King in The King & I, Tevye in Fiddler on the Roof, and Uncle Max in The Sound of Music. In 2013, covered the role of Daland in The Flying Dutchman at Utah Festival Opera and Musical Theater, and was awarded 1st Place in the Utah Festival Opera Concoso Lirico International Opera Competition which lead to his being sent to Alessandria, Italy to represent the United States as an international finalist in the Concorso Internazionale di Musica,Cappuccilli - Patané - Respighi (2013). He currently works with Lyric Unlimited and Chicago Opera Theater respectively including covering the role of Dizzy Gillespie in Charlie Parker's Yardbird (Spring 2017). Mr. Wallace just completed the role of Mr. Kofner from The Consul and Mr. Lister from Elizabeth Cree (2018). Next is the role of Queequeg from Moby Dick (2019) with Chicago Opera Theater. Vince may also be seen singing the National Anthem for various Chicago Bulls and Bears games throughout their respective seasons.