Arts, Culture, Humanities : Performing Arts

Florida Studio Theatre

Sarasota's Contemporary Theatre

three stars

88.01

1241 North Palm Avenue Sarasota, FL 34236
tel: (941) 366-9017   Web Site
EIN: 23-7362760

Board Leadership
Dennis McGillicuddy
President

CEO
Richard Hopkins
Artistic Director, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.01 three stars
  Financial 92.11 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00 three stars
This rating was published 06/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Florida Studio Theatre (FST) is Sarasota's contemporary theatre, located in the heart of downtown. It has been in operation in Sarasota since 1973. The Florida Studio Theatre campus is a village of theatres: the historic Keating and Gompertz Theatres, and the Parisian-style Goldstein and John C. Court Cabarets. Near the Sarasota bayfront, FST brings an energy and vitality to the downtown area. Each theatre is small in size and large in impact, providing an intimate and engaging setting for high-quality, professional performances.

Florida Studio Theatre (FST) is Sarasota's contemporary theatre, located in the heart of downtown. It has been in operation in Sarasota since 1973. The Florida Studio Theatre campus is a village of theatres: the historic Keating and Gompertz Theatres, and the Parisian-style Goldstein and John C. Court Cabarets. Near the Sarasota bayfront, FST brings an energy and vitality to the downtown area. Each theatre is small in size and large in impact, providing an intimate and engaging setting for high-quality, professional performances.

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Financial

four stars

92.11

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

85.00

This rating was published 06/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, 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)
79.9%
  Administrative Expenses 16.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.70
  Program Expenses Growth 4.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 12.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Florida Studio Theatre on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Florida Studio Theatre on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,105,681
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $314,632
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $650,864
Total Contributions $3,071,177
   Program Service Revenue $5,548,085
Total Primary Revenue $8,619,262
   Other Revenue $2,282,678
TOTAL REVENUE $10,901,940
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $5,990,921
   Administrative Expenses $1,259,711
   Fundraising Expenses $265,467
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $7,516,099
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $3,385,841
   
Net Assets $23,870,036

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$163,463 2.17% Rebecca Hopkins Managing Director
Other Salaries of Note
$187,149 2.48% Richard Hopkins Vice President

Mission

Florida Studio Theatre (FST) is Sarasota's contemporary theatre, located in the heart of downtown. It has been in operation in Sarasota since 1973. The Florida Studio Theatre campus is a village of theatres: the historic Keating and Gompertz Theatres, and the Parisian-style Goldstein and John C. Court Cabarets. Near the Sarasota bayfront, FST brings an energy and vitality to the downtown area. Each theatre is small in size and large in impact, providing an intimate and engaging setting for high-quality, professional performances.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Florida Studio Theatre (FL) 88.01 three stars
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Victory Garden Theater (IL) 91.85 four stars
Cornerstone Theater Company (CA) 86.93 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Florida Studio Theatre
1241 North Palm Avenue
Sarasota, FL 34236
tel: (941) 366-9017
EIN: 23-7362760

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Board Leadership

Dennis McGillicuddy
President

CEO

Richard Hopkins
Artistic Director, CEO