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Arts, Culture, Humanities : Performing Arts

Roundabout Theatre Company

Re-energizing classic plays and musicals

four stars

96.18

231 West 39th Street Suite 1200
New York, NY 10018
tel: (212) 719-9393   Web Site
EIN: 13-6192346

Board Leadership
Thomas E. Tuft
Chairman

CEO
Julia C. Levy
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 96.18 four stars
  Financial 94.61 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 10/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Established in 1965, Roundabout Theatre Company is committed to producing the highest quality theatre with the finest artists, to sharing stories that endure, and to being accessible and affordable to all audiences. Roundabout operates the American Airlines Theatre, Studio 54, the Harold and Miriam Steinberg Center for Theatre/ Laura Pels Theatre, and the Stephen Sondheim Theatre. On each of Roundabout's five stages, the thrill of theatre comes to life through classic plays, timeless musicals and new works by emerging and established playwrights. Through our educational initiatives, Roundabout strives to use theatre to enhance teacher practice and deepen student learning.

Established in 1965, Roundabout Theatre Company is committed to producing the highest quality theatre with the finest artists, to sharing stories that endure, and to being accessible and affordable to all audiences. Roundabout operates the American Airlines Theatre, Studio 54, the Harold and Miriam Steinberg Center for Theatre/ Laura Pels Theatre, and the Stephen Sondheim Theatre. On each of Roundabout's five stages, the thrill of theatre comes to life through classic plays, timeless musicals and new works by emerging and established playwrights. Through our educational initiatives, Roundabout strives to use theatre to enhance teacher practice and deepen student learning.

Financial

four stars

94.61

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

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)
89.1%
  Administrative Expenses 5.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.14
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.67
  Program Expenses Growth 7.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 20.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Roundabout Theatre Company on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Roundabout Theatre Company on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Roundabout Theatre Company (NY) 96.18 four stars
Orlando Shakespeare Theater (FL) 91.91 four stars
New Conservatory Theatre Center (CA) 90.66 four stars
Theatre Under The Stars (TX) 87.85 three stars
Z Space Studio (CA) 85.67 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $24,195,690
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $3,134,881
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $2,270,578
Total Contributions $29,601,149
   Program Service Revenue $47,538,244
Total Primary Revenue $77,139,393
   Other Revenue $9,698,827
TOTAL REVENUE $86,838,220
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $61,217,493
   Administrative Expenses $3,650,445
   Fundraising Expenses $3,864,974
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $68,732,912
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $18,105,308
   
Net Assets $120,106,845

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 $56,659,465 92.6%
Education Programs $3,528,948 5.8%
Artistic Development $613,979 1.0%

Ratings History
Roundabout Theatre Company has received 4 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-08 10/01/2018 96.18 four stars
2016-08 07/01/2018 94.12 four stars
2015-08 12/01/2016 91.77 four stars
2014-08 07/01/2016 91.21 four stars
2014-08 06/01/2016 90.76 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-08 12/01/2015 85.83 three stars
2013-08 10/01/2014 91.16 four stars
2013-08 09/01/2014 89.51 three stars
2012-08 12/20/2013 93.82 four stars
2012-08 09/01/2013 91.16 four stars
2011-08 09/01/2012 89.72 three stars
2010-08 09/20/2011 85.31 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-08 11/24/2010 86.53 three stars
2008-08 11/01/2009 94.20 four stars
2007-08 05/01/2009 81.41 three stars
2006-08 05/01/2008 78.40 two stars
2005-08 07/01/2006 76.35 two stars
2004-08 05/01/2005 76.22 two stars
2003-08 06/01/2004 96.78 four stars
2002-08 09/01/2003 72.79 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 13-6192346
Name in IRS Master File ROUNDABOUT THEATRE COMPANY INC
NTEE Code A65
NTEE Classification Theater
NTEE Type Arts, Culture and Humanities
Classification Charitable 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 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 October, 1965
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, 2017
  • August, 2016
  • August, 2015
  • August, 2014
  • August, 2013

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
$3,691,019 5.37% Todd Haimes President, CEO

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Roundabout Theatre Company (NY) 96.18 four stars
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Alley Theatre (TX) 92.14 four stars
Victory Garden Theater (IL) 92.14 four stars
Center for Puppetry Arts (GA) 90.42 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Roundabout Theatre Company
231 West 39th Street
Suite 1200
New York, NY 10018
tel: (212) 719-9393
EIN: 13-6192346

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Board Leadership

Thomas E. Tuft
Chairman

CEO

Julia C. Levy
Executive Director

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