Who We Are

The San Antonio Theatre Coalition (SATCO) is a non-profit service organization founded in 1995 to facilitate communication and cooperation among the many theatre organizations in and around San Antonio, Texas. SATCO was Founded in 1995 by Diana Brown, Sterling Houston, Marcia Larsen, Laurie Dietrich and Richard Rosen. 

SATCO’s fundamental goals are:

  • To promote the theatre arts in San Antonio
  • To foster the sharing and distribution of information between members
  • To improve and expand media coverage of theatre
  • To explore methods for joint audience development

We welcome any and all theatre-minded individuals and producing organizations to join. Actors, directors, techies, audience members, community-based, college/university, or professional theatres or any combination of the above. All our members contribute to the vitality of theatre in San Antonio. SATCO exists to provide a unified entity which helps all theatres to meet the challenges of the future as San Antonio and its arts continue to grow. If you appreciate what we do, please consider supporting our efforts by becoming a member.

Board Members

Lindsey Van De Kirk – President
Barry Goettl – Treasurer
Allie Perez – Secretary

Nicole Erwin – Director
Laura Garza – Director
Ben Farrar – Director
Irene Miller – Director
Robert Moritz – Director
Michael Parisi – Director
Nico Redonodo – Director
Erin Winch – Director


Diana Brown

SATCO’s Founder, Diana Brown

Diana Brown (1963-2021)


Sterling Houston, Jump-Start Theatre Company

Director Emeritus – Sterling Houston, Jump-Start Theatre Company

Sterling Houston (1945-2006)