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Arts, Culture, Humanities : Performing Arts

Syracuse Stage

Syracuse Stage illuminates the many truths of our common humanity through the transformative power of live theatre.

three stars

84.78

820 East Genesee Street Syracuse, NY 13210
tel: (315) 443-4008   Web Site
EIN: 15-0623468

Board Leadership
Rick Shirtz
Chair

CEO
Jill A. Anderson
Managing Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 84.78 three stars
  Financial 81.51 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 10/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Syracuse Stage is a global village square where renowned artists and audiences of all ages gather to celebrate our cultural richness, witness the many truths of our common humanity, and explore the transformative power of live theatre. As the professional theatre in residence at Syracuse University, we create innovative, adventurous, and entertaining productions of new plays, classics and musicals, and offer interactive education and outreach programs to Central New York.

Syracuse Stage is a global village square where renowned artists and audiences of all ages gather to celebrate our cultural richness, witness the many truths of our common humanity, and explore the transformative power of live theatre. As the professional theatre in residence at Syracuse University, we create innovative, adventurous, and entertaining productions of new plays, classics and musicals, and offer interactive education and outreach programs to Central New York.

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Financial

three stars

81.51

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 10/01/2018 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)
72.8%
  Administrative Expenses 23.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.19
  Program Expenses Growth 8.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 29.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Syracuse Stage on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Syracuse Stage on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Syracuse Stage (NY) 84.78 three stars
La Jolla Playhouse (CA) 87.34 three stars
Manhattan Theatre Club (NY) 92.46 four stars
Rehearsal for Life, Inc. (Urban Improv/Freelance) (MA) 86.17 three stars
Chicago Shakespeare Theater (IL) 91.19 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,124,510
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $69,381
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $73,671
Total Contributions $3,267,562
   Program Service Revenue $2,205,552
Total Primary Revenue $5,473,114
   Other Revenue $199,133
TOTAL REVENUE $5,672,247
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,235,821
   Administrative Expenses $1,241,047
   Fundraising Expenses $205,493
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $5,682,361
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-10,114
   
Net Assets $1,752,449

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
Theatre Production $4,235,821 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-06 10/01/2018 84.78 three stars
2016-06 03/01/2018 82.53 three stars
2015-06 12/21/2016 79.18 two 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 15-0623468
Name in IRS Master File S U THEATRE CORPORATION
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 (59) Other school related activities
(119) Other cultural or historical 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 August, 1965
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
$65,663 1.15% Diana Coles Interim Managing Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Syracuse Stage (NY) 84.78 three stars
A Noise Within (CA) 91.33 four stars
New York Theatre Workshop (NY) 93.46 four stars
Barrington Stage Company (MA) 90.61 four stars
Weston Playhouse Theatre (VT) 85.25 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Syracuse Stage
820 East Genesee Street
Syracuse, NY 13210
tel: (315) 443-4008
fax: (315) 443-9846
EIN: 15-0623468

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Board Leadership

Rick Shirtz
Chair

CEO

Jill A. Anderson
Managing Director

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