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Arts, Culture, Humanities : Performing Arts

American Repertory Ballet

To entertain, educate and inspire New Jersey and beyond with the beauty and passion of dance.

three stars

80.78

80 Albany Street 2nd Floor
New Brunswick, NJ 08901
tel: (732) 249-1254   Web Site
EIN: 21-0732575

Board Leadership
Charles Metcalf
Chair

CEO
Julia Diana Hench
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 80.78 three stars
  Financial 75.15 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 07/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Audrée and Bud Estey founded the Princeton Ballet Society (d.b.a. American Repertory Ballet) in 1954. The Society's mission is: To bring the joy, beauty, artistry and discipline of classical and contemporary dance to New Jersey and nationwide audiences through public performances and to dance students through artistic and educational programs. This mission is fulfilled through: American Repertory Ballet-a preeminent classical and contemporary ballet company, Princeton Ballet School - one of the largest non-profit dance schools in the nation, and ARB's Access and Enrichment (formerly called Education and Outreach) initiatives - including the long running and acclaimed DANCE POWER program.

Audrée and Bud Estey founded the Princeton Ballet Society (d.b.a. American Repertory Ballet) in 1954. The Society's mission is: To bring the joy, beauty, artistry and discipline of classical and contemporary dance to New Jersey and nationwide audiences through public performances and to dance students through artistic and educational programs. This mission is fulfilled through: American Repertory Ballet-a preeminent classical and contemporary ballet company, Princeton Ballet School - one of the largest non-profit dance schools in the nation, and ARB's Access and Enrichment (formerly called Education and Outreach) initiatives - including the long running and acclaimed DANCE POWER program.

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Financial

two stars

75.15

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 07/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.
Overall Rating Chart
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity's total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
83.8%
  Administrative Expenses 11.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.20
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.07
  Program Expenses Growth 3.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 76.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by American Repertory Ballet on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by American Repertory Ballet on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
American Repertory Ballet (NJ) 80.78 three stars
The Sarasota Ballet (FL) 92.02 four stars
Mark Morris Dance Group (NY) 91.94 four stars
Richmond Ballet, The State Ballet of Virginia (VA) 90.94 four stars
Charlotte Ballet (NC) 93.80 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $640,906
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $78,466
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $175,551
Total Contributions $894,923
   Program Service Revenue $3,019,132
Total Primary Revenue $3,914,055
   Other Revenue $-16,059
TOTAL REVENUE $3,897,996
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,405,071
   Administrative Expenses $480,069
   Fundraising Expenses $147,792
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,032,932
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-134,936
   
Net Assets $425,064

Program names and associated costs are listed for the top programs as reported on the charity's most recently filed Form 990. The top programs displayed will include the largest three programs, or those programs covering at least 60% of the charity's total expenses, whichever comes first.

Program Name Amount Spent % of Program Expenses
Princeton Ballet School $2,212,973 65.0%
Professional Company $1,070,920 31.5%
Access and Enrichment Initiatives $121,178 3.6%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-06 07/01/2018 80.78 three stars
2016-06 08/01/2017 83.19 three stars
2015-06 09/01/2016 75.64 two stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 79.16 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 09/01/2015 81.13 three stars
2013-06 08/01/2014 79.79 two stars
2012-06 05/01/2013 77.85 two stars
2011-06 04/01/2012 76.19 two stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 75.14 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 06/01/2011 72.25 two stars
2009-06 11/24/2010 76.44 two stars
2008-06 06/01/2009 85.06 three stars
2007-06 06/01/2008 76.94 two stars
2006-06 10/01/2007 73.50 two stars
2005-06 07/01/2006 73.51 two stars

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 21-0732575
Name in IRS Master File PRINCETON BALLET SOCIETY
NTEE Code A63
NTEE Classification Ballet
NTEE Type Arts, Culture and Humanities
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (119) Other cultural or historical activities
(59) Other school related activities
Foundation Status School 170(b)(1)(A)(ii)
Deductibility Contributions are deductible
Affiliation Independent - the organization is an independent organization or an independent auxiliary (i.e., not affiliated with a National, Regional, or Geographic grouping of organizations).
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date May, 1961
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
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  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013

The data displayed in this profile is provided by the IRS for free in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
Not compensated -- Charles Metcalf Acting Executive Director
Other Salaries of Note
$66,624 1.65% Dawn M. Dell'Omo COO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
American Repertory Ballet (NJ) 80.78 three stars
The School of American Ballet (NY) 91.08 four stars
Ballet West (UT) 86.93 three stars
The Joffrey Ballet (IL) 91.61 four stars
Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre (PA) 91.98 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

American Repertory Ballet
80 Albany Street
2nd Floor
New Brunswick, NJ 08901
tel: (732) 249-1254
fax: (732) 249-8475
EIN: 21-0732575

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Board Leadership

Charles Metcalf
Chair

CEO

Julia Diana Hench
Executive Director

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