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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FSBT can continue to exist only with financial support from individual patrons who believe that the arts are vital to a healthy society. Your contribution will help place First State Ballet Theatre on a sustainable long term footing and guarantee the future of professional ballet for generations of Delawareans. Our investment options range from providing basic necessities, like pointe shoes, to sponsoring an entire mainstage season. Every contribution is vital to our continued success.