Category: Meet Our Staff

Lance Howell, Technical Advisor

Lance L. Howell is a Wilmington native, contributing over 30 years to theater and film, in Wilmington and Southeastern North Carolina. Lance is a theatrical designer specializing in makeup, hair, set, costume design, as well as, show and pageant lighting. He also serves as the Technical Director for the...

Chandler Davis, Artistic Director

Chandler Davis is originally from beautiful Louisville Kentucky. Immediately after studying Musical Theatre at Emory & Henry College, Chandler made her professional and regional debut at Barter Theater which is the state theater of Virginia. There, Chandler had the chance to perform professional children’s theatre, perform on the main...

Samantha Herrick, Community Arts Center Director

Samantha Herrick
Samantha Herrick has joined Thalian Association as Community Arts Center Director and Operations Coordinator. The Thalian Association has managed the Hannah Block Historic USO/Community Arts Center for the City of Wilmington since 1994. Samantha is a 2012 graduate from UNC-Chapel Hill with a BA in Communications/Performance Studies. In June...

Thalian Hall Box Office

Hours are Tuesday through Friday, 12 noon until 6 pm. and Saturday, 2 pm until 6pm. Local: 910-343-3664 Toll-Free: 800-523-2820 The Box Office is located at 310 Chestnut Street in historic downtown Wilmington. The Box Office is open until curtain on performance nights and on Sunday approximately two hours...

Susan Habas, Executive Director

Susan Habas
Since 2011, Susan Habas has been the Executive Director of Thalian Association Community Theatre. While providing management over the Hannah Block Historic USO Community Arts Center and its programs, Thalian Association Community Theatre produces five Main Stage Thalian Hall productions and five Youth Theatre productions annually. Susan is a...


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Susan Habas
Executive Director

Chandler Davis
Artistic Director

Samantha Herrick
Community Arts Center Director

Lance Howell
Technical Advisor

Thalian Association
Box 1111
Wilmington, NC 28402

Red Barn Studio Theatre
1122 S. 3rd Street
Wilmington, NC 28402

Thalian Hall Box Office
310 Chestnut St.
Wilmington, NC 28401
Phone: 910-632-2285

Our Generous Supporters:

Our heartfelt thanks to the generous organizations who supported the Thalian Association Community Theatre with grant awards for our 2016-2017 season.  These funds provide much-needed support for our productions, programs and operating expenses.

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