First State Ballet Theatre

Delaware's Professional Ballet Company and School


Saturday, August 18 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Help us kick off our season at Wilmington’s historic Grand Opera House!

Meet company dancers and faculty, observe classes, and more!

-Classes for ages 4 and up

-Open Classes for Teens and Adults

-Boys Scholarships Program!



Richy Romero

Richy Romero, a native of Vineland, New Jersey, received his ballet training with the Vineland Regional Dance Company, where he performed multiple lead roles in various productions. He has attended summer intensive programs at Boston Ballet and Pennsylvania Ballet, and spent this past summer taking classes, performing, and working as a counselor at Burklyn Ballet Theatre in Vermont. Richy is the recipient of numerous scholarships including the Jonathan Phelps Memorial Scholarship from Regional Dance America/Northeast and the Delaware Dance Festival Artistry Award. Over the past year, he has been a guest artist with Delaware Dance Company, Vineland Regional Dance Company, and Philadelphia Dance Theatre. He is looking forward to his third season with FSBT while majoring in nursing at Cumberland County College. When he is not in the studio or on stage, Richy enjoys photography, playing soccer, and spending time with his family and friends.



See Richy perform in our upcoming production: 

Romeo & Juliet

The Baby Grand Theater
Wilmington, DE
April 13-15

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For volunteer opportunities, contact us. 

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