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Marin Theatre Company

Aspiring to be the West Coast's Premier intimate theater

three stars

84.03

397 Miller Avenue Mill Valley, CA 94941
tel: (415) 388-5200   Web Site
EIN: 23-7018125

Board Leadership
Fred Taylor
President

CEO
Jasson Minadakis
Artistic Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 84.03 three stars
  Financial 86.37 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 82.00 three stars
This rating was published 06/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1966, Marin Theatre Company is the Bay Area's premier mid-sized theater and the leading professional theater in the North Bay. We produce a six-show season of provocative plays by passionate playwrights from the 20th century and today in our 231-seat main stage theater, as well as a four-show Family Series for Young Audiences in our 99-seat studio theater. We are committed to the development and production of new plays by American playwrights, with a comprehensive New Play Program that includes productions of world premieres, two nationally recognized annual playwriting awards, readings and workshops by the nation's best emerging playwrights and membership in the National New Play Network. Our numerous education programs serve more than 8,500 students from over 40 Bay Area schools each year.

Founded in 1966, Marin Theatre Company is the Bay Area's premier mid-sized theater and the leading professional theater in the North Bay. We produce a six-show season of provocative plays by passionate playwrights from the 20th century and today in our 231-seat main stage theater, as well as a four-show Family Series for Young Audiences in our 99-seat studio theater. We are committed to the development and production of new plays by American playwrights, with a comprehensive New Play Program that includes productions of world premieres, two nationally recognized annual playwriting awards, readings and workshops by the nation's best emerging playwrights and membership in the National New Play Network. Our numerous education programs serve more than 8,500 students from over 40 Bay Area schools each year.

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Financial

three stars

86.37

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

82.00

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)
79.3%
  Administrative Expenses 10.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.18
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.07
  Program Expenses Growth 3.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 20.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Marin Theatre Company on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Marin Theatre Company on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Marin Theatre Company (CA) 84.03 three stars
Cleveland Public Theatre (OH) 92.22 four stars
Lyric Theatre (OK) 90.34 four stars
Great Lakes Theater (OH) 88.50 three stars
Shakespeare Theatre Company (DC) 87.67 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,826,640
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $36,662
Total Contributions $1,863,302
   Program Service Revenue $1,263,997
Total Primary Revenue $3,127,299
   Other Revenue $331,069
TOTAL REVENUE $3,458,368
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,839,859
   Administrative Expenses $379,858
   Fundraising Expenses $356,368
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,576,085
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-117,717
   
Net Assets $3,840,797

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
Regional Theater Program $2,607,569 91.8%
Theater Education $232,290 8.2%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 06/01/2019 84.03 three stars
2017-06 07/01/2018 91.78 four stars
2016-06 11/01/2017 89.69 three stars
2015-06 11/01/2016 90.09 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 87.79 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 04/01/2016 81.73 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 23-7018125
Name in IRS Master File MARIN THEATRE COMPANY
NTEE Code A65
NTEE Classification Theater
NTEE Type Arts, Culture and Humanities
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (119) Other cultural or historical activities
(59) Other school related activities
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 April, 1969
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$107,883 3.01% Keri Kellerman Managing Director
Other Salaries of Note
$119,788 3.34% Jasson Minadakis Artistic Director
$112,000 3.13% Angela Hechler Development Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Marin Theatre Company (CA) 84.03 three stars
Chicago Shakespeare Theater (IL) 90.52 four stars
Music Theatre of Wichita (KS) 88.46 three stars
Red Mountain Theatre Company (AL) 90.58 four stars
Asolo Repertory Theatre (FL) 92.16 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Marin Theatre Company
397 Miller Avenue
Mill Valley, CA 94941
tel: (415) 388-5200
fax: (415) 388-0768
EIN: 23-7018125

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Board Leadership

Fred Taylor
President

CEO

Jasson Minadakis
Artistic Director

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