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Arts, Culture, Humanities : Performing Arts

Music Theatre of Wichita

The Broadway stars of today & tomorrow!

three stars

88.46

225 West Douglas, Suite 202 Wichita, KS 67202
tel: (316) 265-3253   Web Site
EIN: 48-0785658

Board Leadership
Michelle Moe Witte
President

CEO
Wayne Brian
Producing Artistic Director

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.46 three stars
  Financial 87.95 three 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.

Music Theatre of Wichita is dedicated to stimulating and nurturing interest in musical theatre by producing/or presenting Broadway quality productions while entertaining and educating patrons, the community and theatrical artists. MTWichita self-produces five Broadway-scale musical productions, using a unique mixture of top-flight professionals from Broadway and Hollywood, working hand in hand with talented Midwesterners. While producing its musicals, Music Theatre simultaneously conducts a specialized training program, geared to helping talented young Midwesterners prepare for professional careers. Largely because of this unique program, Music Theatre can boast young alumni onstage or backstage at almost every Broadway musical currently running, and most of the national tours.

Music Theatre of Wichita is dedicated to stimulating and nurturing interest in musical theatre by producing/or presenting Broadway quality productions while entertaining and educating patrons, the community and theatrical artists. MTWichita self-produces five Broadway-scale musical productions, using a unique mixture of top-flight professionals from Broadway and Hollywood, working hand in hand with talented Midwesterners. While producing its musicals, Music Theatre simultaneously conducts a specialized training program, geared to helping talented young Midwesterners prepare for professional careers. Largely because of this unique program, Music Theatre can boast young alumni onstage or backstage at almost every Broadway musical currently running, and most of the national tours.

Financial

three stars

87.95

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)
82.9%
  Administrative Expenses 14.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.31
  Program Expenses Growth 4.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 31.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Music Theatre of Wichita on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Music Theatre of Wichita on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Music Theatre of Wichita (KS) 88.46 three stars
Near West Theatre (OH) 89.24 three stars
Des Moines Community Playhouse (IA) 88.27 three stars
Hale Centre Theatre (UT) 94.74 four stars
Childsplay (AZ) 88.14 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,026,988
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $12,500
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $60,323
Total Contributions $1,099,811
   Program Service Revenue $2,628,198
Total Primary Revenue $3,728,009
   Other Revenue $250,134
TOTAL REVENUE $3,978,143
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,145,722
   Administrative Expenses $563,102
   Fundraising Expenses $99,180
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,808,004
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $170,139
   
Net Assets $4,274,099

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 $3,145,722 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-10 07/01/2018 88.46 three stars
2016-10 10/01/2017 86.15 three stars
2015-10 07/01/2016 85.75 three stars
2014-10 06/01/2016 84.98 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-10 06/01/2015 86.33 three stars
2013-10 06/01/2015 86.33 three stars
2012-10 02/01/2014 76.96 two stars
2011-10 07/01/2013 83.04 three 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 48-0785658
Name in IRS Master File MUSIC THEATRE WICHITA
NTEE Code A65
NTEE Classification Theater
NTEE Type Arts, Culture and Humanities
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (88) Community theatrical group
Foundation Status Organization that normally receives no more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one-third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes.  509(a)(2)
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, 1972
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End October
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • October, 2017
  • October, 2016
  • October, 2015
  • October, 2014
  • October, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$132,850 3.48% Wayne Bryan Producing Artistic Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Music Theatre of Wichita (KS) 88.46 three stars
Hale Centre Theatre (UT) 94.74 four stars
Old Globe Theatre (CA) 91.86 four stars
Berkeley Repertory Theatre (CA) 94.42 four stars
Center for Puppetry Arts (GA) 90.42 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Music Theatre of Wichita
225 West Douglas, Suite 202
Wichita, KS 67202
tel: (316) 265-3253
fax: (316) 265-8708
EIN: 48-0785658

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Board Leadership

Michelle Moe Witte
President

CEO

Wayne Brian
Producing Artistic Director

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