American Indians in Texas—Spanish Colonial Missions
AIT focuses on strengthening and expanding Native American cultural arts programming in San Antonio. It conducts educational events and performs in cultural community events.
Anuja San Antonio – Diwali San Antonio
Anuja SA also provides Indian cultural peformances to local festivals, schools, corporate events, etc. upon request. Anuja SA’s Diwali SA festival is the largest city sanctioned and city sponsored Diwali festival in the United States.
Artpace contributes to San Antonio’s cultural life by providing an accessible facility with challenging exhibitions. Artpace offers an artist-in-residence program and free educational events for adults, children and artists.
Arts San Antonio
The mission of Arts San Antonio is to educate, enrich and entertain the people – especially the children – of the greater San Antonio region with high-quality performing and visual arts.
Ballet San Antonio
Ballet San Antonio offers diverse dance performances and outreach programs that reflect, promote and enrich the San Antonio community.
Bihl Haus Arts
The focus of Bihl Haus is creating community through the arts. It presents performances and exhibits year-round and encourages multicultural understanding and awareness.
Blue Star Contemporary
The Blue Star, home to San Antonio’s contemporary arts scene, offers exhibitions and educational programming that reflect a progressive approach to art.
Briscoe Western Art Museum
Through the preservation of the art, history, and culture of the American West, the Briscoe inspires and educates the public with engaging exhibitions, educational programs, and public events reflective of the region’s rich traditions and shared heritage.
Cactus Pear Music Festival
CPMF conducts a summer concert series in San Antonio featuring national and international chamber music artists. It offers a fellowship program and other educational opportunities for young musicians.
Carver Community Center
The Carver celebrates diverse cultures of the world, nation and community, with emphasis on African and African-American heritage with challenging artistic presentations, community outreach activities and educational programs.
Centro Cultural Aztlan
The Centro’s mission is to support and strengthen Chicano/Latino identity and to share that culture with the San Antonio community through outreach programs and community arts projects.
Centro de Artes Gallery
Centro de Artes is a two-story exhibit space located in the heart of downtown San Antonio’s Zona Cultural, dedicated to telling the story of the Latino experience with a focus on South Texas through San Antonio and regional art, history and culture, and showcasing Latino artists and Latino-themed artworks.
Children’s Chorus of San Antonio
The chorus has five core ensembles and serves boys and girls ages 7 to 18. They run an outreach program in the Edgewood and Harlandale communities and offer community workshops and free concerts.
Classic Music Institute
CMI’s mission is to cultivate classical music education and performance as a gateway to the arts.
The Classic Theatre San Antonio
The Classic Theatre creates excellent theatre that is relevant, diverse, entertaining and transformative.
Conjunto Heritage Taller
The Taller provides low-cost instruction on the button accordion and bajo sexto to multicultural and multigenerational students in the traditional Conjunto music genre.
The DoSeum provides engaging hands-on experiences where children and adults actively learn through creative play.
Dreams Fulfilled Through Music
DFTM uses adaptive methods in music to meet the individual needs of students with disABILITIES or any special needs.
Esperanza Peace & Justice Center
The Esperanza presents groundbreaking cultural events throughout San Antonio and features exhibits, workshops and performances at its main building.
A literary arts center, Gemini Ink encourages focused reading, writing and exchange at every level. It offers writing classes and administers educational programs fostering the literary arts.
Guadalupe Cultural Arts Center
The Guadalupe cultivates, promotes and preserves traditional and contemporary Latino arts and culture through art, dance, music and theater.
Festivals of San Antonio
– San Antonio Folk Dance
The SAFDF celebrates dancing, music, costumes, and friendship of cultures from all over the world.
Inspire Community Fine Arts Center
Inspire nurtures the creative potential of our community through art-making that enriches, transforms and connects.
Jump-Start Performance Company
The Jump-Start is dedicated to discovering and supporting new ideas in the arts and art education. It stages innovative theatre productions and offers classes and workshops.
Luminaria Contemporary Arts Festival
Luminaria highlights San Antonio as a city of the arts with a changing roster of directors, curators, producers and advisory boards each year. The organization continues to expand opportunities for artists while inspiring tens of thousands during the festival.
Magik Children’s Theatre
The Magik stages theatre productions of children’s literature and offer a wide range of theatre arts programs for young people.
Musical Bridges Around the World
MBAW focuses on creating one-of-a-kind, multicultural performances by world-class, internationally renowned classical, jazz, and ethnic folk musicians and performing artists, for the benefit of the public and at-risk youth.
National Association of Latino Arts and Culture
NALAC delivers programs that stabilize and revitalize the US Latino arts and cultural sector via funding, leadership training, convenings, research and advocacy.
Network for Young Artists
The Network for Young Artists’ objective is to develop innate talent and build self-esteem in young people from ages 4 to 20 through cultural programs in voice, dance and musical instruments.
OPERA San Antonio
OPERA San Antonio is completing its fifth year as the resident opera company at the Tobin
Center for the Performing Arts, producing two major operas a year.
The Public Theater
The Public Theater is San Antonio’s largest, most productive professional live theater organization and only Equity Theater.
San Antonio Art League & Museum
SAAL&M is the oldest arts organization in San Antonio and home to an extensive permanent collection of works by notable Texas artists and also features evolving contemporary exhibits.
San Antonio Chamber Choir
The San Antonio Chamber Choir’s repertoire embraces the full range of choral music, from the Renaissance to the classics to contemporary works.
San Antonio Choral Society
The San Antonio Choral Society is an 80-person mixed-voice community chorus, open to adults and talented high school singers.
San Anto Cultural Arts
San Anto helps people of all socioeconomic backgrounds to realize their creative skills in art, journalism, and video production. San Antonio Metropolitan Ballet SA Met Ballet is a pre-professional company dedicated to providing high-quality, low-cost dance productions in the San Antonio community including local guest artists and dance students.
San Antonio Museum of Art
SAMA provides unique visual experiences and educational resources in the development of visual literacy for the San Antonio and South Texas community.
San Antonio Public Library Foundation - San Antonio Book Festival
The San Antonio Book Festival unites readers and writers in a celebration of ideas, books, libraries and literary culture.
San Antonio Symphony
The mission of the San Antonio Symphony is to delight, inspire, and engage our entire community through excellent performance, education, and outreach
Say Sí provides tuition-free arts education to San Antonio students through national-award-winning programs.
La Sociedad Herencia Puertorriqueña - Festival de Puerto Rico
The Puerto Rican Heritage Society is a non-profit corporation which promotes and maintain the Puerto Rican culture and traditions.The Festival de Puerto Rico, a biennial event, commemorates the Discovery of Puerto Rico on November 19, 1493.
SOLI Chamber Ensemble
SOLI presents a season of innovative programs in a variety of venues across the city. It is known for performing classical contemporary music and for its strong commitment to commissioning new works.
Southwest School of Art
The school offers artists studio classes, workshops and exhibitions. Its historic setting makes it a popular destination for both visitors and locals.
Urban-15 is a multidisciplinary arts organization devoted to music, dance and media that provides educational programs for the community.
The Witte is a museum of natural history, science and South Texas heritage. Each year it presents a variety of exhibits celebrating the sciences and local history.
Woodlawn Theatre is a nonprofit, live performance theatre engaging the San Antonio community with musical productions and educational programming year-round since 2012.
Youth Orchestras of San Antonio
YOSA provides a comprehensive orchestral music program that includes five orchestras at various skill levels and gives music students the chance to study with professional artists.