Arts, Culture, Humanities : Performing Arts

California Shakespeare Theater

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three stars

88.42

701 Heinz Avenue Berkeley, CA 94710
tel: (510) 548-3422   Web Site
EIN: 51-0169452

Board Leadership
Kate Stechschulte
President

CEO
Tirzah Tyler
Interim Managing Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.42 three stars
  Financial 87.87 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 03/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

California Shakespeare Theater, founded in 1974, strives for everyone, regardless of age, circumstance, or background, to discover the relevance of Shakespeare and the classics in their lives by: Making boldly imagined and deeply entertaining interpretations of Shakespeare and the classics; Providing in-depth, far-reaching creative educational opportunities; and by bringing disparate communities together around the creation of new American plays inspired by classic literature.

California Shakespeare Theater, founded in 1974, strives for everyone, regardless of age, circumstance, or background, to discover the relevance of Shakespeare and the classics in their lives by: Making boldly imagined and deeply entertaining interpretations of Shakespeare and the classics; Providing in-depth, far-reaching creative educational opportunities; and by bringing disparate communities together around the creation of new American plays inspired by classic literature.

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Financial

three stars

87.87

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 03/01/2019 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)
80.7%
  Administrative Expenses 9.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.18
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.13
  Program Expenses Growth -0.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 10.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by California Shakespeare Theater on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by California Shakespeare Theater on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,326,342
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $323,400
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $91,500
Total Contributions $2,741,242
   Program Service Revenue $2,200,749
Total Primary Revenue $4,941,991
   Other Revenue $-20,740
TOTAL REVENUE $4,921,251
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,524,840
   Administrative Expenses $557,648
   Fundraising Expenses $558,363
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $5,640,851
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-719,600
   
Net Assets $7,502,830

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$125,000 2.21% Susie Falk Managing Director, VP
Other Salaries of Note
$125,000 2.21% Eric Ting Artistic Director, VP

Mission

California Shakespeare Theater, founded in 1974, strives for everyone, regardless of age, circumstance, or background, to discover the relevance of Shakespeare and the classics in their lives by: Making boldly imagined and deeply entertaining interpretations of Shakespeare and the classics; Providing in-depth, far-reaching creative educational opportunities; and by bringing disparate communities together around the creation of new American plays inspired by classic literature.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
California Shakespeare Theater (CA) 88.42 three stars
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Park Square Theatre Company (MN) 87.96 three stars
Center Stage (MD) 86.65 three stars
Seattle Children's Theatre (WA) 86.49 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

California Shakespeare Theater
701 Heinz Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94710
tel: (510) 548-3422
fax: (510) 295-2402
EIN: 51-0169452

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Board Leadership

Kate Stechschulte
President

CEO

Tirzah Tyler
Interim Managing Director