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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Giselle (Wilmington)

About the Show

A haunting tale of passion, betrayal and redemption

Grand Opera House
818 N. Market Street
Wilmington, DE 

Saturday, October 18, 2014 at 7:00 p.m.
Sunday, October 19, 2014 at 2:00 p.m.

Tickets: Adults $28.00 to $48.00, students 18 and under 50% of adult price, seniors and groups $5.00 discount. Discounts not available online. Call 1-800-37-GRAND.

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Join us for free events after the shows! 

Cast List

Synopsis: Giselle betrayed by her love, Albrecht, dies of a broken heart and joins the Willis, a band of spirits of young women jilted before their wedding day. The Willis revenge themselves by forcing men found abroad after sundown to dance to their death. What will Albrecht's fate be when the Willis confront him?

 FSBT company performing Giselle in 2011.

FSBT company performing Giselle in 2011.

Earlier Event: October 12
Giselle (Dover, DE)
Later Event: November 15
Up Front with FSBT