Works to support the growth and development of the performing arts within New Hanover County while bringing professional artists to Wilmington. The facility is the regular performance space of a wide range of community arts organizations and is the center of local theatre for the area. Theatre productions include those of their primary rental clients. The organization also provides marketing and audience development services and centralized box office services for over 30 arts groups. They are a private, non-profit organization dedicated to the restoration, capital support, management and operation of historic Thalian Hall.