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Jacob Tyler Allison

Area of Expertise

Ballet Technique, Choreography, and Contemporary Ballet

Area for Work

  • Antrim
  • Greater Belfast


  • Actor
  • Creative Team

Age Range

Ages 9-18, adults and pre-professional students.


Principal Dancer, 2008-2013
First State Ballet Theatre, Wilmington, DE, USA Artistic Director: Pasha Kambalov
• Performed principal roles such as Albrecht in Giselle, Desire in The Sleeping Beauty, Basilio in Don Quixote, as well as many roles in contemporary ballets throughout Delaware
• Served as an ambassador for the company at fundraising events and interviews
• Taught for DanceWorks!, First State Ballet Theatre’s community outreach dance program
Ballet Instructor, 2012-2016
Delaware Arts Conservatory, Bear, DE, USA
• Instructed students ages 12-18 in classical ballet technique and partnering
• Choreographed for the school’s holiday performance
Dance Arts Iowa, Mt. Vernon, IA, USA
• Instructed students ages 5 to 18 in classical ballet technique
• Choreographed for the school’s spring dance performance
Touch of Class Dance Studio, Broomall, PA, USA
• Instructed students ages 10 to 18 in classical ballet technique
• Choreographed for the school’s spring dance performance

Previous Employers

First State Ballet Theatre
Wilmington, DE, USA
Artistic Director – Pasha Kambalov
001 – 3022294142

Delaware Arts Conservatory
Owner - Tracy Frizwell Jacobs
001 – 3026902001

Previous Notable Work

Classical Repetoire: Giselle (Albrecht); Sleeping Beauty (Desire, Stones Pas de Trois); Don Quixote (Basilio, Toreador, Gypsy); Nutcracker (Prince, Russian, Spanish); Swan Lake (Pas de Trois, Spanish); Coppelia (Corps de Ballet); Paquita (Pas de Deux); Corsaire (Pas de Deux); Ocean and Pearls; Fairy Doll Pas de Trois; La Bayadere (Pas d’Action)
Neoclassical/Contemporary Repetoire: Carmen (Toreador); Walpurgis Night (Bacchus, Satyr); Midsummer Night’s Dream (Theseus); Selection from Edward Liang’s As Above So Below at the 2011 Boston International Ballet Competition; Originated roles in Viktor Plotnikov’s Everlasting Arms, Pinocchio, Summer, and Nonsense in the Sense of Innocence and Alex Buckner’s Riven

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