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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The Nutcracker (Wilmington)

About the Show

Wilmington’s Holiday Tradition—the Nutcracker at the Grand—with the Delaware Symphony Orchestra and Wilmington Children's Chorus.

Grand Opera House
818 N. Market Street
Wilmington, DE

Saturday, December 20, 2014 at 2:00 and 7:00 p.m.
Sunday, December 21, 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. And remember ballet tickets make great gifts; one size fits all.

Want to add to your family's magical Nutcracker experience? Join us for the Nutcracker Tea before the Sunday Matinee show. Purchase tickets for the Nutcracker Tea over the phone, at 1-800-37-GRAND, with a performance tickets... SOLD OUT. JOIN US AT THE TEA NEXT YEAR!

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Plan your visit 

Visit this page as the date gets closer for more updates and information.

Earlier Event: December 13
The Nutcracker (Georgetown)
Later Event: December 21
Sugar Plum Nutcracker Tea