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Arts, Culture, Humanities : Performing Arts

Miami City Ballet

Presenting and promoting ballet

three stars

83.44

Ophelia and Juan Js. Roca Center 2200 Liberty Avenue
Miami Beach, FL 33139
tel: (305) 929-7000   Web Site
EIN: 59-2578534

Board Leadership
Kristi Jernigan Susan D. Kron Susan D. Kronick
Chair

CEO
Lourdes Lopez
Artistic Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 83.44 three stars
  Financial 79.33 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 07/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1985 by Edward Villella and Toby Ansin, Miami City Ballet (MCB) is among the largest ballet companies in the United States. MCB's active repertoire has 88 ballets, including nine world premieres; the Company has toured all over the United States and with this season's touring included, will have danced in more than 100 U.S. cities. Internationally, MCB has performed in Europe, Great Britain, South America, Central America, and Israel. Miami City Ballet School, opened on Miami Beach in January 1993, trains students for a professional career in ballet. The School has an enrollment of 375 students, and no child of talent is turned away for lack of funds. The Company's Education program is experienced by thousands of young people annually.

Founded in 1985 by Edward Villella and Toby Ansin, Miami City Ballet (MCB) is among the largest ballet companies in the United States. MCB's active repertoire has 88 ballets, including nine world premieres; the Company has toured all over the United States and with this season's touring included, will have danced in more than 100 U.S. cities. Internationally, MCB has performed in Europe, Great Britain, South America, Central America, and Israel. Miami City Ballet School, opened on Miami Beach in January 1993, trains students for a professional career in ballet. The School has an enrollment of 375 students, and no child of talent is turned away for lack of funds. The Company's Education program is experienced by thousands of young people annually.

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Financial

two stars

79.33

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 07/01/2019 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)
86.3%
  Administrative Expenses 6.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.12
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.16
  Program Expenses Growth 4.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 55.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Miami City Ballet on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Miami City Ballet on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Miami City Ballet (FL) 83.44 three stars
Kansas City Ballet (MO) 96.36 four stars
Carolina Ballet (NC) 85.62 three stars
New York City Ballet (NY) 93.82 four stars
Gina Gibney Dance (NY) 89.32 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $8,467,027
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $919,414
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $933,737
Total Contributions $10,320,178
   Program Service Revenue $7,749,431
Total Primary Revenue $18,069,609
   Other Revenue $-65,946
TOTAL REVENUE $18,003,663
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $15,515,549
   Administrative Expenses $1,421,527
   Fundraising Expenses $1,438,477
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $18,375,553
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-371,890
   
Net Assets $4,672,731

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
Ballet and Educational Presentations $13,569,147 87.5%
Ballet School for Children $1,946,402 12.5%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-04 07/01/2019 83.44 three stars
2017-04 07/01/2018 84.95 three stars
2016-04 04/01/2017 83.70 three stars
2015-04 06/01/2016 82.93 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2015-04 03/01/2016 86.09 three stars
2014-04 09/01/2015 82.26 three stars
2013-04 02/01/2014 86.51 three stars
2012-04 08/01/2013 83.49 three stars
2011-04 04/01/2012 80.91 three stars
2010-04 09/20/2011 82.40 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-04 06/01/2011 74.18 two stars
2009-04 11/24/2010 81.47 three stars
2008-04 02/01/2009 84.45 three stars
2007-04 08/01/2008 82.09 three stars
2006-04 05/01/2007 84.63 three stars
2005-04 02/01/2006 78.65 two stars
2004-04 02/01/2005 82.98 three stars
2003-04 02/01/2004 67.38 one star
2002-04 04/15/2003 73.90 two stars
2001-04 10/15/2002 77.03 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 59-2578534
Name in IRS Master File MIAMI CITY BALLET INC
NTEE Code A63
NTEE Classification Ballet
NTEE Type Arts, Culture and Humanities
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (90) Cultural performances
(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 January, 1986
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End April
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • April, 2018
  • April, 2017
  • April, 2016
  • April, 2015
  • April, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$181,864 0.98% Michael Scolamiero Executive Director
Other Salaries of Note
$325,000 1.76% Lourdes Lopez Artistic Director
$133,535 0.72% Michael Tiknis Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Miami City Ballet (FL) 83.44 three stars
Houston Ballet (TX) 94.19 four stars
Mark Morris Dance Group (NY) 91.77 four stars
Ballet Tech Foundation (NY) 93.26 four stars
Milwaukee Ballet (WI) 96.66 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Miami City Ballet
Ophelia and Juan Js. Roca Center
2200 Liberty Avenue
Miami Beach, FL 33139
tel: (305) 929-7000
EIN: 59-2578534

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Board Leadership

Kristi Jernigan Susan D. Kron Susan D. Kronick
Chair

CEO

Lourdes Lopez
Artistic Director

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