Quamino’s Map, Chicago Opera Theatre, premiere

Chicago Opera Theatre commissioned Errollyn Wallen’s second opera to be premiered this month. Quamino’s Map is set in 18th century London it tells the story of a man who, after winning his freedom from slavery, is introduced into London society. The story. to a libretto by Deborah Brevoort, is loosely based on a book by S.I. Martin – Incomparable World.