North Carolina Wesleyan College is a local and regional center for the performing, visual, and literary arts.
The Dunn Center for the Performing Arts houses a large theater, a recital hall, two galleries, classrooms, and a spacious lobby. This facility supports an annual series of concerts and performances with season and individual tickets available through the Belk Box Office. The Powers Recital Hall is used for more intimate performances with smaller audiences. The Mims Gallery and the Civic Gallery feature visual arts exhibits and are used for numerous events and meetings.
In addition, The Dunn Center is the venue for courses leading to a Major in Theatre and campus-produced performances.