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Arts, Culture, Humanities : Performing Arts

Z Space Studio

A hub for artists and audiences

three stars

81.28

450 Florida Street San Francisco, CA 94110
tel: (415) 626-0453   Web Site
EIN: 94-3177230

Board Leadership
Laura O. Bergman
President

CEO
Lisa Steindler
Executive Artistic Director

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 81.28 three stars
  Financial 78.20 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00 three stars
This rating was published 05/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Z Space is a hub for artists and audiences to revel in the creation, development, and production of outstanding new work. We commission, develop, present and produce a full season of new works from a variety of disciplines including theater, dance, music, performance art, and new media. We foster opportunities around the nation for these works and we engage diverse audiences through direct interactions with the process, the projects, and the artists.

Z Space is a hub for artists and audiences to revel in the creation, development, and production of outstanding new work. We commission, develop, present and produce a full season of new works from a variety of disciplines including theater, dance, music, performance art, and new media. We foster opportunities around the nation for these works and we engage diverse audiences through direct interactions with the process, the projects, and the artists.

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Financial

two stars

78.20

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

85.00

This rating was published 05/01/2019 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)
78.7%
  Administrative Expenses 10.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.15
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.61
  Program Expenses Growth -4.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 26.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Z Space Studio on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Z Space Studio on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Z Space Studio (CA) 81.28 three stars
A Noise Within (CA) 94.06 four stars
Red Mountain Theatre Company (AL) 90.58 four stars
Kansas City Repertory Theatre (MO) 85.33 three stars
Asolo Repertory Theatre (FL) 92.16 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,719,847
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $82,830
Total Contributions $1,802,677
   Program Service Revenue $591,389
Total Primary Revenue $2,394,066
   Other Revenue $45,858
TOTAL REVENUE $2,439,924
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,170,029
   Administrative Expenses $211,932
   Fundraising Expenses $230,061
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,612,022
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $827,902
   
Net Assets $1,246,318

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

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 05/01/2019 81.28 three stars
2016-12 06/01/2018 85.67 three stars
2015-12 06/01/2017 88.72 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 83.72 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 02/01/2016 88.56 three stars
2013-12 08/01/2015 84.81 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 94-3177230
Name in IRS Master File Z SPACE STUDIO
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 (88) Community theatrical group
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 August, 1993
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012

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

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$100,962 6.26% Lisa Steindler Artistic Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Z Space Studio (CA) 81.28 three stars
Ensemble Theater Company (CA) 90.58 four stars
Lyric Theatre (OK) 90.34 four stars
Writers Theatre (IL) 88.01 three stars
Kansas City Repertory Theatre (MO) 85.33 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Z Space Studio
450 Florida Street
San Francisco, CA 94110
tel: (415) 626-0453
EIN: 94-3177230

Mail donations to:
Attn: Development
499 Alabama Street, #450
San Francisco, CA 94110

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Board Leadership

Laura O. Bergman
President

CEO

Lisa Steindler
Executive Artistic Director

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