Thalian Hall Mission Statement




The vision of Thalian Hall Center for the Performing Arts, Inc. is to create a culturally vibrant community by expanding education, entertainment, and the imagination through the arts.



The mission of the Thalian Hall Center for the Performing Arts, Inc. is to present a broad range of educational, entertainment, and cultural programs; to be a major regional resource for quality spaces, equipment and services; and to preserve the symbol of Wilmington's cultural heritage for future generations.



  • Providing artistic presentations as a mix of quality programs to reflect the diversity of populations and interests in the region.
  • Providing educational programs that share and partner artistic resources to offer unique cultural experiences to area school children and diverse audiences of all ages.
  • Serve as a community center that meets the needs of a wide variety of area nonprofits, individuals, and other organizations.
  • Preserve the facility as a historic landmark accompanied by regular upgrades to production equipment and the enhancement of technical capabilities that anchor the redevelopment of Wilmington.
  • Establish broad-based marketing initiatives that build greater public awareness of the diverse program offerings of THCPA and its users.
  • Facilitate strong volunteer leadership and a staff of the highest quality to be responsible for the direction, management, and operations of the programs and services.
  • Ensure that sufficient resources are available to accomplish the mission and goals.


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