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Arts, Culture, Humanities : Performing Arts

American Theatre Wing

On the Stage, Behind the Scenes and In the Audience

92.80

230 West 41st Street Suite 1101
New York, NY 10036
tel: (212) 765-0606   Web Site
EIN: 13-1893906

Board Leadership
Theodore S. Chapin & David Henry Hwang
Co-Chairs

CEO
Heather A. Hitchens
President & CEO

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.80
  Financial 92.62
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00
This rating was published 02/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Since 1917, the American Theatre Wing has been tirelessly committed to championing and honoring American Theatre. By creating the Tony Awards®, developing educational programs and through distributing thousands of dollars of grants and awards each year, the American Theatre Wing is dedicated to preserving the past, celebrating the present, and fostering the future of American theatre nationwide.

Since 1917, the American Theatre Wing has been tirelessly committed to championing and honoring American Theatre. By creating the Tony Awards®, developing educational programs and through distributing thousands of dollars of grants and awards each year, the American Theatre Wing is dedicated to preserving the past, celebrating the present, and fostering the future of American theatre nationwide.

Financial

92.62

Accountability & Transparency

93.00

This rating was published 02/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
76.7%
  Administrative Expenses 9.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 13.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.17
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.91
  Program Expenses Growth 13.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by American Theatre Wing on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by American Theatre Wing on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
American Theatre Wing (NY) 92.80
Frameline (CA) 86.80
Sphinx Organization (MI) 91.33
Artspace Projects (MN) 89.48
National Book Foundation (NY) 89.39

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,122,980
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,026,505
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $133,627
Total Contributions $2,283,112
   Program Service Revenue $820,121
Total Primary Revenue $3,103,233
   Other Revenue $574,771
TOTAL REVENUE $3,678,004
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,379,862
   Administrative Expenses $372,915
   Fundraising Expenses $400,344
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,153,121
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $524,883
   
Net Assets $12,179,157

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History
American Theatre Wing has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-09 02/01/2021 92.80
2018-09 03/01/2020 94.23
2017-09 11/01/2019 92.33
2017-09 02/01/2019 89.28
2016-09 03/01/2018 87.58
2015-09 12/01/2016 89.85
2014-09 06/01/2016 87.64
 
CN 2.0
2014-09 11/01/2015 90.59
2013-09 12/22/2014 88.42
2013-09 11/01/2014 86.21

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

EIN 13-1893906
Name in IRS Master File AMERICAN THEATRE WING INC
NTEE Code A12
NTEE Classification Fund Raising and/or Fund Distribution
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.
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 December, 1958
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • September, 2018
  • September, 2017
  • September, 2016
  • September, 2015
  • September, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$380,975 12.08% Heather A. Hitchens President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
American Theatre Wing (NY) 92.80
Frameline (CA) 86.80
Alliance of Resident Theatres/New York (NY) 91.92
PEN American Center (NY) 95.90
Byrd Hoffman Water Mill Foundation (NY) 87.96

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Charity Contact Info

American Theatre Wing
230 West 41st Street
Suite 1101
New York, NY 10036
tel: (212) 765-0606
fax: (212) 307-1910
EIN: 13-1893906

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Board Leadership

Theodore S. Chapin & David Henry Hwang
Co-Chairs

CEO

Heather A. Hitchens
President & CEO

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