Arts, Culture, Humanities : Performing Arts

Old Globe Theatre

Preserving, strengthening, and advancing American theatre

four stars

90.41

1363 Old Globe Way San Diego, CA 92101
tel: (619) 231-1941   Web Site
EIN: 95-1543396

Board Leadership
Nicole A. Clay
Chair

CEO
Barry Edelstein
Erna Finci Viterbi Artistic Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.41 four stars
  Financial 93.71 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 88.00 three stars
This rating was published 03/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission of The Old Globe is to preserve, strengthen, and advance American theatre by creating theatrical experiences of the highest professional standards; producing and presenting works of exceptional merit designed to reach current and future audiences; ensuring diversity and balance in programming; and providing an environment for the growth and education of theatre professionals, audiences, and the community at large.

San Diego's flagship arts institution for over 80 years, the Tony Award-winning Old Globe is one of the country's leading professional regional theatres. The Old Globe produces a year-round season of 15 productions of classic, contemporary, and new works. Numerous world premieres developed at the Globe have enjoyed highly successful runs on Broadway and at other theatres, including 2014 Tony Award winner A GENTLEMAN'S GUIDE TO LOVE AND MURDER, BRIGHT STAR, ALLEGIANCE, THE FULL MONTY, DIRTY ROTTEN SCOUNDRELS, and DR. SEUSS' HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS!

The mission of The Old Globe is to preserve, strengthen, and advance American theatre by creating theatrical experiences of the highest professional standards; producing and presenting works of exceptional merit designed to reach current and future audiences; ensuring diversity and balance in programming; and providing an environment for the growth and education of theatre professionals, audiences, and the community at large.

San Diego's flagship arts institution for over 80 years, the Tony Award-winning Old Globe is one of the country's leading professional regional theatres. The Old Globe produces a year-round season of 15 productions of classic, contemporary, and new works. Numerous world premieres developed at the Globe have enjoyed highly successful runs on Broadway and at other theatres, including 2014 Tony Award winner A GENTLEMAN'S GUIDE TO LOVE AND MURDER, BRIGHT STAR, ALLEGIANCE, THE FULL MONTY, DIRTY ROTTEN SCOUNDRELS, and DR. SEUSS' HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS!

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Financial

four stars

93.71

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

88.00

This rating was published 03/01/2020 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)
80.5%
  Administrative Expenses 11.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.18
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.28
  Program Expenses Growth 7.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 20.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Old Globe Theatre on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Old Globe Theatre on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $6,625,362
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,334,299
   Related Organizations $214,866
   Government Grants $586,640
Total Contributions $8,761,167
   Program Service Revenue $16,945,723
Total Primary Revenue $25,706,890
   Other Revenue $235,254
TOTAL REVENUE $25,942,144
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $22,740,227
   Administrative Expenses $3,354,635
   Fundraising Expenses $2,132,492
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $28,227,354
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-2,285,210
   
Net Assets $34,229,819

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$288,714 1.02% Timothy Shields Managing Director
Other Salaries of Note
$385,387 1.36% Barry Edelstein Artistic Director
$10,600 0.03% Robert Foxworth Board Member

Mission

The mission of The Old Globe is to preserve, strengthen, and advance American theatre by creating theatrical experiences of the highest professional standards; producing and presenting works of exceptional merit designed to reach current and future audiences; ensuring diversity and balance in programming; and providing an environment for the growth and education of theatre professionals, audiences, and the community at large.

San Diego's flagship arts institution for over 80 years, the Tony Award-winning Old Globe is one of the country's leading professional regional theatres. The Old Globe produces a year-round season of 15 productions of classic, contemporary, and new works. Numerous world premieres developed at the Globe have enjoyed highly successful runs on Broadway and at other theatres, including 2014 Tony Award winner A GENTLEMAN'S GUIDE TO LOVE AND MURDER, BRIGHT STAR, ALLEGIANCE, THE FULL MONTY, DIRTY ROTTEN SCOUNDRELS, and DR. SEUSS' HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS!

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Old Globe Theatre (CA) 90.41 four stars
Milwaukee Repertory Theater (WI) 97.36 four stars
Weston Playhouse Theatre (VT) 85.25 three stars
New York Theatre Workshop (NY) 94.32 four stars
Lincoln Center Theater (NY) 94.07 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Old Globe Theatre
1363 Old Globe Way
San Diego, CA 92101
tel: (619) 231-1941
fax: (619) 231-5879
EIN: 95-1543396

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 122171
San Diego, CA 92112

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Board Leadership

Nicole A. Clay
Chair

CEO

Barry Edelstein
Erna Finci Viterbi Artistic Director