This weekend’s Tricentennial Celebration concerts, Fri. and Sat. Jan. 5-6, will go on, however the remainder of the 2017-18 season has been canceled.
Musicians had several messages for San Antonio on the cold and cloudy eve of its 300th birthday.
Sebastian Lang-Lessing, the San Antonio Symphony’s music director, said Friday that an upcoming series of Tricentennial concerts set to begin next week will happen.
This Sunday night, Dec. 31, Hemisfair is the site of the city’s 300th anniversary kickoff celebration featuring a lineup of Texas bands on two stages.
The future of the San Antonio Symphony is in limbo after three of its largest donors pulled out of a transition agreement on Wednesday.
The union representing the San Antonio Symphony musicians announced Thursday it was at a standstill with the orchestra’s management over contract negotiations a mere 10 days before the current contract extension expires.
The Musician’s Society of San Antonio union has filed charges with the National Labor Relations Board against San Antonio Symphony management, and scheduled a news conference for Thursday.
The “San Antonio T” is a new public art garden proposed for the downtown River Walk.
Leaders in San Antonio’s arts community say the City’s plan for new policies and processes for funding arts nonprofit organizations is moving too quickly.
The plan features three new restaurants and significant upgrades to the plaza’s current structures and surrounding areas.