ARTS San Antonio’s mission is to entertain, enrich and educate the people of San Antonio and South Texas.

Our beliefs and core values

We believe that performing-arts experiences are integral to the development and well-being of people in all communities.

We aspire to enrich the cultural heritage, elevate the reputation, and magnify the potential of our citizens and community by joining San Antonians with world-class artists.

We seek to inspire our audiences by bringing exceptional and meaningful arts experiences to the people, stages, and classrooms of San Antonio.

We present the highest-quality performing arts and arts education in a manner that represents our values of accessibility, collaboration, diversity, excellence, and financial responsibility.


Yo-Yo Ma with Sul Ross Middle School Orchestra students