First State Ballet Theatre

Delaware's Professional Ballet Company

First State Ballet Theatre, Delaware’s professional ballet company, presents full length ballets and mixed-repertory programs throughout the state, commissions new choreography from internationally renowned choreographers, offers performing opportunities to aspiring dancers, and educates the Delaware dance audience of the future.

Headquartered in Wilmington's beautiful and historic Grand Opera House, First State Ballet Theatre performs under the artistic direction of Kirov-trained Pasha Kambalov.



2017 Summer Children's Workshop

For aspiring dancers ages 4 to 8 years!  Our Summer Children’s Workshop blends ballet instruction with ballet arts and crafts in a joyful, enthusiastic setting. An ideal way to introduce your child to the art of ballet.  A short performance will be held on the final day of the program.

Girls - any color leotard, pink tights, pink ballet shoes, hair worn in bun or off the face.

Boys - plain white T-shirt, black tights, black or white ballet shoes

Children should bring their own lunch and drink.

Ages:             4-9 years
Session 1:  July 24 - July 28, 2017 9:00 to 12:30 (drop off begins at 8:30)
Session 2:  July 31- August  4, 2017  9:00 to 12
:30  (drop off begins at 8:30)
Tuition:      $200 for one week: $350 for two weeks

Deposit of $50.00 due by May 1, 2017; balance due by June 26, 2017

An invoice for the deposit will be emailed to you shortly after you submit the form below.

Any questions?  Call us at 302-658-7897 x3851 or email us at