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Dance Theatre of Harlem

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three stars

84.77

Everett Center for the Performing Arts 466 West 152nd Street
New York, NY 10031
tel: (212) 690-2800   Web Site
EIN: 13-2642091

Board Leadership
Ackneil M. Muldrow III
Chairman

CEO
Anna Glass
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 84.77 three stars
  Financial 84.55 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00 three stars
This rating was published 04/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1969 by Arthur Mitchell and Karel Shook, Dance Theatre of Harlem is a leading dance institution of unparalleled global acclaim, encompassing a "Classically American" dance company, a leading arts education center and Dancing Through Barriers, a national and international education and community outreach program. Each component of Dance Theatre of Harlem carries a solid commitment towards enriching the lives of young people and adults around the world through the arts. Now in its fifth decade, Dance Theatre of Harlem has grown into a multi-cultural dance institution with an extraordinary legacy of providing opportunities for creative expression and artistic excellence that continues to set standards in the performing arts.

Founded in 1969 by Arthur Mitchell and Karel Shook, Dance Theatre of Harlem is a leading dance institution of unparalleled global acclaim, encompassing a "Classically American" dance company, a leading arts education center and Dancing Through Barriers, a national and international education and community outreach program. Each component of Dance Theatre of Harlem carries a solid commitment towards enriching the lives of young people and adults around the world through the arts. Now in its fifth decade, Dance Theatre of Harlem has grown into a multi-cultural dance institution with an extraordinary legacy of providing opportunities for creative expression and artistic excellence that continues to set standards in the performing arts.

Financial

three stars

84.55

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

85.00

This rating was published 04/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
66.8%
  Administrative Expenses 24.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.15
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.23
  Program Expenses Growth 4.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 7.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Dance Theatre of Harlem on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Dance Theatre of Harlem on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Dance Theatre of Harlem (NY) 84.77 three stars
New York City Ballet (NY) 94.30 four stars
Miami City Ballet (FL) 85.77 three stars
Grand Rapids Ballet (MI) 86.46 three stars
Oregon Ballet Theatre (OR) 92.38 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,362,077
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $426,848
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $278,334
Total Contributions $3,067,259
   Program Service Revenue $2,751,735
Total Primary Revenue $5,818,994
   Other Revenue $411,757
TOTAL REVENUE $6,230,751
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,208,443
   Administrative Expenses $1,605,368
   Fundraising Expenses $503,595
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $6,317,406
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-86,655
   
Net Assets $7,338,268

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
Dance Theatre of Harlem Company $2,716,285 64.5%
Dance Theater of Harlem School $1,247,313 29.6%
National and International Education and Outreach $244,845 5.8%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-06 04/01/2021 84.77 three stars
2018-06 10/01/2019 82.32 three stars
2017-06 12/01/2018 83.11 three stars
2016-06 02/01/2018 83.73 three stars
2015-06 12/01/2016 85.11 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 84.87 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 10/01/2015 81.79 three stars
2013-06 11/01/2014 85.56 three stars
2012-06 12/01/2013 85.85 three stars
2011-06 10/01/2012 86.35 three stars
2010-06 03/01/2012 82.22 three stars
2010-06 12/01/2011 81.82 three stars
2009-06 09/20/2011 85.02 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 12/22/2010 85.05 three stars
2008-06 08/01/2009 71.97 two stars
2007-06 08/01/2008 64.31 one star
2006-06 03/01/2008 71.53 two stars
2005-06 09/01/2006 58.72 one star
2004-06 10/01/2005 66.34 one star
2003-06 10/01/2004 66.19 one star

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 13-2642091
Name in IRS Master File DANCE THEATRE OF HARLEM 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 (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 March, 1969
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
$119,873 1.89% Anna M. Glass Executive Director

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Dance Theatre of Harlem (NY) 84.77 three stars
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Dayton Contemporary Dance Company (OH) 85.85 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Dance Theatre of Harlem
Everett Center for the Performing Arts
466 West 152nd Street
New York, NY 10031
tel: (212) 690-2800
fax: (212) 690-8736
EIN: 13-2642091

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Board Leadership

Ackneil M. Muldrow III
Chairman

CEO

Anna Glass
Executive Director

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