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.

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Cinderella

Choreography by ALEX BUCKNER
Music by SERGEI PROKOFIEV
Lighting by GENEVIEVE FANELLI
Stage Manger PAIGE OBARA
Sound technician STEPHEN MANOCCHIO
Costumes by BENEFIS, THEATRE BALLET-PREMIER, PAGE OBARA
Wigs by MICHELLE STULL
Stage Crew MAEVE BARSCZEWSKI, FRANK OBARA
Ballet Mistress JOAN BEATON and KRISTINA KAMBALOV
Company Photographer TISA DELLA-VOLPE

 

Cinderella EMILY SHENAUT

Prince JUSTIN ESTELLE

Step-sisters AUBREY CLEMENS, ANDREA OLAZAGASTI

Step-mother KRISTINA KAMBALOV

Fairy Godmother MARY KATE REYNOLDS

Spring Fairy COURTNEY HURD

Summer Fairy JAMIE MEYER

Fall Fairy RIE AOKI

Winter Fairy MOLLY ROONEY

Jester LEONID GOYKHMAN

Wig Master JARED DE URIARTE

Tailor JOHN BREWER

Dancing Master EDWARD PERSONDEK

Tick-Tock JAKE NOWICKI

Ladies and Gentleman of the Court

JOHN BREWER, JARED DE URIARTE, HANNAH EPSTEIN, JESSICA FRIEDMAN, HALEY HOPKINS, ABIGAIL KASTEN, KATHARINE NACE, EDWARD PERSONDEK, ETHAN HUNTER RAYSOR, JACQUELINE WURZER

*LAUREN CHUA, JESSICA EIZEMBER, MAKENNA HIGGINS, JOËLLE JEANNITON, LEYNA OBARA, SABRINA SHULTZ

Gnomes

*MEAGHAN ARNOLD, ANNA BASSET, CAMERON BLAIR, PHOEBE DESPERITO, LUCIA FILIPPONE,    MADELYN LAZARSKI, HANNAH POTEAT, ISABELLA RUPERT, DHARINI SIMON, JESSICA STULL, JACQUELINE TAYLOR, KAILA TIMKO

*Students of the School of First State Ballet Theatre

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Delaware Dance Company