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.



Contact Us

Phone: 302-658-7897 x 3851

Interested in internship opportunities? Click here.

Buy Tickets

Call 1-800-37-GRAND, go to or visit the Grand Opera House Box Office.



Grand Opera House
818 N. Market Street
Floor 3R
Wilmington, DE 19801

Our spacious studios are located in Wilmington’s historic Grand Opera House. Less than ten blocks from I-95 and the train station.



Parking is available on the surrounding streets, in the Wilmington Parking Authority Garage below the hotel at 7th and King Streets and at the Wilmington Parking Authority at 8th and Orange Streets.


FSBT will audition male and female dancers for its 2017-2018 season in early 2017. Interested dancers should send a current DVD or video, resume and photographs to:

First State Ballet Theatre
Artistic Staff
818 North Market Street
Wilmington, DE 19801

Please note: Materials submitted will not be returned.