10 things that YOU make possible with Thalian Association Community Theatre:


  • Five productions annually on the main stage at historic Thalian Hall with special youth ticket prices to make live theatre affordable for everyone
  • Five youth theatre productions at the Hannah Block Historic USO/Community Arts Center that are free for cast members – no fees!
  • Special shows at different venues in the community
  • The Orange Street ArtsFest, presented every Memorial Day weekend since 1995, one of the most popular downtown arts festivals
  • Management of the Hannah Block Historic USO/Community Arts Center for the City of Wilmington, offering rehearsal and classroom space at little to no charge for visual & performance arts
  • Affordable and convenient theatre arts classes…Arts education not only creates great actors but great doctors, lawyers, bankers, and teachers
  • Community Outreach Program offering free theatre arts classes every week at the Community Boys & Girls Club, Brigade Boys & Girls Club and the Girls Leadership Academy of Wilmington
  • Youth Theatre special school performances for A. H. Snipes Academy of Arts & Design, Sunset Park Elementary, Rachel Freeman, and The International School at Gregory
  • Sensory Friendly performances for NHCS students in the Specially Designed Academics program


If you think the arts are important to a thriving community and economy, we are the organization to support











Contact Us

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

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 2017-2018 season.  These funds provide much-needed support for our productions, programs and operating expenses.

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