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.



Jamie Meyer

Jamie Meyer, a Delaware native, began dancing at age three at the YMCA. At age seven, she enrolled at the School of First State Ballet Theatre. Jamie has attended summer intensives at the Kirov Academy of Ballet in Washington, D.C. and the JKO School of American Ballet Theatre in New York. She has received scholarship awards from the Kirov Academy of Ballet, the James Jamieson Foundation and the Delaware Dance Festival. Jamie is now entering her sixth season with First State Ballet Theatre and she teaches ballet to students of all ages at studios throughout Delaware.




Upcoming Shows

See Jamie perform in our upcoming production: 

Romeo & Juliet

The Baby Grand Theater
Wilmington, DE
April 13-15

Get Involved

The generosity of our volunteers and donors is fundamental in sustaining and growing ballet in the Delaware region. 

For volunteer opportunities, contact us. 

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