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Arts, Culture, Humanities : Performing Arts

Victoria Theatre Association, d.b.a. Dayton Live

Dayton Live brings people together as the region's home for arts, culture and entertainment.

three stars

84.05

138 North Main Street Dayton, OH 45402
tel: (937) 228-7591   Web Site
EIN: 31-0897638

Board Leadership
Chris Wyse
Chair

CEO
Ty Sutton
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 84.05 three stars
  Financial 77.45 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

To better serve the community and reflect everything we do, Victoria Theatre Association and Ticket Center Stage merged brands in March 2020 to become Dayton Live. Since our organization was incorporated in 1976, we have been known as one of Dayton's premier arts organizations. Dayton Live's mission is to strengthen community engagement in the arts through inspiring performances, educational opportunities, and world class venues. We bring people together as the region's home for arts, culture and entertainment.

To better serve the community and reflect everything we do, Victoria Theatre Association and Ticket Center Stage merged brands in March 2020 to become Dayton Live. Since our organization was incorporated in 1976, we have been known as one of Dayton's premier arts organizations. Dayton Live's mission is to strengthen community engagement in the arts through inspiring performances, educational opportunities, and world class venues. We bring people together as the region's home for arts, culture and entertainment.

Financial

two stars

77.45

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 11/01/2020 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)
87.6%
  Administrative Expenses 8.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.18
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.12
  Program Expenses Growth 2.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 92.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Victoria Theatre Association, d.b.a. Dayton Live on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Victoria Theatre Association, d.b.a. Dayton Live on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Victoria Theatre Association, d.b.a. Dayton Live (OH) 84.05 three stars
National Council for the Traditional Arts (MD) 90.75 four stars
Geffen Playhouse (CA) 95.40 four stars
The Sheldon Arts Foundation (MO) 85.46 three stars
Jacob Burns Film Center (NY) 93.98 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,246,244
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $326,998
Total Contributions $2,573,242
   Program Service Revenue $11,989,700
Total Primary Revenue $14,562,942
   Other Revenue $480,257
TOTAL REVENUE $15,043,199
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $13,673,798
   Administrative Expenses $1,328,745
   Fundraising Expenses $548,770
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $15,551,313
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-508,114
   
Net Assets $1,948,738

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
Presentation $13,673,798 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 11/01/2020 84.05 three stars
2018-06 10/01/2019 82.55 three stars
2017-06 02/01/2019 78.37 two stars
2016-06 03/01/2018 85.38 three stars
2015-06 10/01/2016 80.54 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 79.05 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 84.50 three stars
2013-06 03/01/2015 83.97 three stars
2012-06 12/01/2013 85.76 three stars
2011-06 09/01/2012 81.55 three stars
2010-06 12/01/2011 88.56 three stars
2009-06 09/20/2011 79.29 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 12/01/2010 79.12 two stars
2008-06 02/01/2010 75.24 two stars
2007-06 10/01/2008 73.10 two stars
2006-06 05/01/2007 74.97 two stars
2005-06 06/01/2006 75.15 two stars
2004-06 06/01/2005 84.40 three stars
2003-06 05/01/2004 81.54 three stars
2002-06 01/01/2004 80.30 three 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 31-0897638
Name in IRS Master File VICTORIA THEATRE ASSOCIATION
NTEE Code A61
NTEE Classification Performing Arts Centers
NTEE Type Arts, Culture and Humanities
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (63) Monument
(90) Cultural performances
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 March, 1977
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
$377,038 2.42% Ken Neufeld President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Victoria Theatre Association, d.b.a. Dayton Live (OH) 84.05 three stars
Society of the Four Arts (FL) 87.54 three stars
McCarter Theatre Center for the Performing Arts (NJ) 94.41 four stars
Lensic Performing Arts Center (NM) 92.71 four stars
The Sheldon Arts Foundation (MO) 85.46 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Victoria Theatre Association, d.b.a. Dayton Live
138 North Main Street
Dayton, OH 45402
tel: (937) 228-7591
fax: (937) 449-5068
EIN: 31-0897638

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Board Leadership

Chris Wyse
Chair

CEO

Ty Sutton
President & CEO

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