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Arts, Culture, Humanities : Performing Arts

Alabama Ballet

Simply Perfect.

86.38

2726 1st Avenue South Birmingham, AL 35233
tel: (205) 322-4300   Web Site
EIN: 63-0813626

Board Leadership
Dave Woodall
President

CEO
Tracey Alvey
Chief Executive Officer

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.38
  Financial 87.93
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00
This rating was published 10/01/2021 and includes data from FY2020, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Alabama Ballet began in 1981 as an outgrowth of the Birmingham Civic Ballet, the University of Alabama at Birmingham Ballet and Ballet Alabama. Alabama Ballet's mission is to change lives through dance. We are proud to be our state's only Royal Academy of Dance ballet school. The premier, professional dance company consists of 23 professional dancers and 16 apprentices from all areas of the United States and abroad. Under the Artistic Direction of Tracey Alvey, we serve more than 30,000 individuals through high-caliber productions, dance education, and community outreach.

The Alabama Ballet began in 1981 as an outgrowth of the Birmingham Civic Ballet, the University of Alabama at Birmingham Ballet and Ballet Alabama. Alabama Ballet's mission is to change lives through dance. We are proud to be our state's only Royal Academy of Dance ballet school. The premier, professional dance company consists of 23 professional dancers and 16 apprentices from all areas of the United States and abroad. Under the Artistic Direction of Tracey Alvey, we serve more than 30,000 individuals through high-caliber productions, dance education, and community outreach.

Financial

87.93

Accountability & Transparency

85.00

This rating was published 10/01/2021 and includes data from FY2020, 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)
79.5%
  Administrative Expenses 10.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.12
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.07
  Program Expenses Growth 1.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 16.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Alabama Ballet on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Alabama Ballet on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Alabama Ballet (AL) 86.38
Paul Taylor Dance Foundation (NY) 86.44
The Sarasota Ballet (FL) 89.05
Texas Ballet Theater (TX) 87.81
Boston Ballet (MA) 88.03

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,005,432
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $167,818
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,173,250
   Program Service Revenue $745,123
Total Primary Revenue $1,918,373
   Other Revenue $35,688
TOTAL REVENUE $1,954,061
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,515,415
   Administrative Expenses $204,826
   Fundraising Expenses $178,478
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,898,719
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $55,342
   
Net Assets $2,473,759

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
Performances $1,515,415 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2020-07 10/01/2021 86.38
2019-07 06/01/2020 85.81
2018-07 10/01/2019 83.85
2017-07 12/01/2018 84.44
2016-07 12/22/2017 85.46
2015-07 11/01/2016 81.40
2014-07 06/01/2016 80.43
 
CN 2.0
2014-07 11/01/2015 81.22
2013-07 04/01/2015 77.04
2012-07 08/01/2014 90.77
2012-07 10/01/2013 88.81
2011-07 03/01/2013 84.74

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

EIN 63-0813626
Name in IRS Master File STATE OF ALABAMA BALLET INC
NTEE Code A63
NTEE Classification Ballet
NTEE Type Arts, Culture and Humanities
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (30) School, college, trade school, etc.
(88) Community theatrical group
Foundation Status Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public   170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
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 September, 1982
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End July
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • July, 2017
  • July, 2016
  • July, 2015
  • July, 2014
  • July, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$65,000 3.42% Mary Goodrich Acting CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Alabama Ballet (AL) 86.38
The Joffrey Ballet (IL) 92.00
The Sarasota Ballet (FL) 89.05
Oklahoma City Ballet (OK) 89.25
Ballet Hispánico (NY) 95.95

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Charity Contact Info

Alabama Ballet
2726 1st Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35233
tel: (205) 322-4300
EIN: 63-0813626

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Board Leadership

Dave Woodall
President

CEO

Tracey Alvey
Chief Executive Officer

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