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Arts, Culture, Humanities : Performing Arts

Asheville Community Theatre

Delighting audiences with high quality performances

77.34

35 East Walnut Street Asheville, NC 28801
tel: (828) 254-1320   Web Site
EIN: 56-6002669

Board Leadership
Elizabeth Huddleston
President

CEO
Susan Harper
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 77.34
  Financial 88.77
  Accountability & Transparency 70.00
This rating was published 02/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Asheville Community Theatre's mission is to provide entertainment, enrichment and education through the practice and celebration of the theatre arts. Asheville Community Theatre has been delighting audiences with high quality performances, making us the oldest continuously operating theatre in Asheville and one of the oldest community theatres in the nation. Our vision is for the theatre to be an integral part of the community.

Asheville Community Theatre's mission is to provide entertainment, enrichment and education through the practice and celebration of the theatre arts. Asheville Community Theatre has been delighting audiences with high quality performances, making us the oldest continuously operating theatre in Asheville and one of the oldest community theatres in the nation. Our vision is for the theatre to be an integral part of the community.

Financial

88.77

Accountability & Transparency

70.00

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)
75.6%
  Administrative Expenses 15.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.17
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.87
  Program Expenses Growth 6.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 20.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Asheville Community Theatre on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Asheville Community Theatre on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Asheville Community Theatre (NC) 77.34
Indiana Repertory Theatre (IN) 87.60
Alley Theatre (TX) 91.35
Manatee Performing Arts Center (FL) 90.93
Second Stage Theatre (NY) 85.54

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $231,465
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $36,750
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $268,215
   Program Service Revenue $720,968
Total Primary Revenue $989,183
   Other Revenue $118,325
TOTAL REVENUE $1,107,508
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $884,387
   Administrative Expenses $188,037
   Fundraising Expenses $55,750
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,128,174
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-20,666
   
Net Assets $2,083,103

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
Theatrical Productions $884,387 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-08 02/01/2021 77.34
2018-08 04/01/2020 85.95

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

EIN 56-6002669
Name in IRS Master File ASHEVILLE COMMUNITY THEATRE INC
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
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 July, 1997
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End August
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • August, 2018
  • August, 2017
  • August, 2016
  • August, 2015
  • August, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
None reported -- Susan Harper Executive Director

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Asheville Community Theatre (NC) 77.34
Music Theatre of Wichita (KS) 86.14
Theatre for a New Audience (NY) 90.88
Victory Garden Theater (IL) 91.33
The Repertory Theatre of St. Louis (MO) 85.82

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Charity Contact Info

Asheville Community Theatre
35 East Walnut Street
Asheville, NC 28801
tel: (828) 254-1320
EIN: 56-6002669

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Board Leadership

Elizabeth Huddleston
President

CEO

Susan Harper
Executive Director

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