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Arts, Culture, Humanities : Performing Arts

Seattle Repertory Theatre

Creating extraordinary productions and programs

three stars

84.91

155 Mercer Street P.O. Box 900923
Seattle, WA 98109
tel: (206) 443-2210   Web Site
EIN: 91-0756535

Board Leadership
Amy Bautista
Chair

CEO
Jeffrey Herrmann
Managing Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 84.91 three stars
  Financial 81.72 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 10/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1963, Seattle Repertory Theatre (SRT) is led by Producing Artistic Director Jerry Manning and Managing Director Benjamin Moore. One of America's premier non-profit resident theatres, SRT has achieved international renown for its consistently high production and artistic standards, and was awarded the 1990 Tony Award for Outstanding Regional Theatre. SRT is committed to producing the world's finest dramatic works, engaging our audiences in a shared exploration of the most pressing issues of our time in a season of nine plays, innovative arts education programs, and a series of new play development programs. SRT's mission is to create extraordinary productions and programs that excite, entertain and engage our community and nourish a lifelong passion for the theatre.

Founded in 1963, Seattle Repertory Theatre (SRT) is led by Producing Artistic Director Jerry Manning and Managing Director Benjamin Moore. One of America's premier non-profit resident theatres, SRT has achieved international renown for its consistently high production and artistic standards, and was awarded the 1990 Tony Award for Outstanding Regional Theatre. SRT is committed to producing the world's finest dramatic works, engaging our audiences in a shared exploration of the most pressing issues of our time in a season of nine plays, innovative arts education programs, and a series of new play development programs. SRT's mission is to create extraordinary productions and programs that excite, entertain and engage our community and nourish a lifelong passion for the theatre.

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Financial

three stars

81.72

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 10/01/2019 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)
82.3%
  Administrative Expenses 11.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.13
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.16
  Program Expenses Growth 9.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 73.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Seattle Repertory Theatre on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Seattle Repertory Theatre on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Seattle Repertory Theatre (WA) 84.91 three stars
Milwaukee Repertory Theater (WI) 97.36 four stars
Unicorn Theatre (MO) 87.68 three stars
Hale Centre Theatre (UT) 91.45 four stars
Near West Theatre (OH) 88.43 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,388,709
   Federated Campaigns $812,839
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $829,328
   Related Organizations $900,000
   Government Grants $415,694
Total Contributions $6,346,570
   Program Service Revenue $5,701,652
Total Primary Revenue $12,048,222
   Other Revenue $665,054
TOTAL REVENUE $12,713,276
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $9,688,341
   Administrative Expenses $1,521,272
   Fundraising Expenses $815,161
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $12,024,774
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $688,502
   
Net Assets $2,119,683

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
Live Theatre $9,688,341 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 10/01/2019 84.91 three stars
2017-06 02/01/2019 84.81 three stars
2016-06 02/01/2018 88.42 three stars
2015-06 12/01/2016 85.70 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 86.31 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 12/01/2015 85.85 three stars
2013-06 02/01/2015 89.62 three stars
2012-06 12/01/2013 78.30 two stars
2011-06 09/01/2012 79.09 two stars
2010-06 12/01/2011 75.85 two stars
2009-06 09/20/2011 84.74 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 12/01/2010 88.36 three stars
2008-06 02/01/2010 71.01 two stars
2007-06 06/01/2009 84.26 three stars
2006-06 10/01/2007 75.64 two stars
2005-06 11/01/2006 80.17 three stars
2004-06 12/01/2005 72.54 two stars
2003-06 01/05/2005 75.24 two stars
2002-06 03/01/2004 76.04 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 91-0756535
Name in IRS Master File SEATTLE REPERTORY THEATRE
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
(59) Other school related 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 February, 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
$156,551 1.30% Jeffrey Herrmann Managing Director
Other Salaries of Note
$169,825 1.41% Braden Abraham Artistic Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Seattle Repertory Theatre (WA) 84.91 three stars
Berkeley Repertory Theatre (CA) 94.13 four stars
Bay Street Theatre Festival Inc. (NY) 86.03 three stars
Alley Theatre (TX) 92.36 four stars
Playwrights Horizons (NY) 88.76 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Seattle Repertory Theatre
155 Mercer Street
P.O. Box 900923
Seattle, WA 98109
tel: (206) 443-2210
EIN: 91-0756535

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Board Leadership

Amy Bautista
Chair

CEO

Jeffrey Herrmann
Managing Director

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