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Arts, Culture, Humanities : Performing Arts

Indiana Repertory Theatre

Engaging, surprising, challenging, and entertaining people throughout their lifetimes

three stars

88.31

140 West Washington Street Indianapolis, IN 46204
tel: (317) 635-5277   Web Site
EIN: 35-1186290

Board Leadership
Tom Froehle
Chair

CEO
Suzanne Sweeney
Managing Director & COO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.31 three stars
  Financial 93.05 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00 three stars
This rating was published 08/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Since the Indiana Repertory Theatre (IRT) was founded in 1972, it has grown into one of the leading regional theatres in the country, as well as one of the top-flight cultural institutions in the city and state. The IRT's mission is to produce top-quality, professional theatre and related activities, providing experiences that engage, surprise, challenge and entertain people throughout their lifetimes, thereby helping to build a vital and vibrant community. The IRT remains the only fully professional not-for-profit resident theatre in the state, providing 124,700 live professional theatre experiences for its audience last season. These experiences included 49,300 students and teachers from 60 of Indiana's 92 counties, making the IRT one of the most youth-oriented professional theatres in the country.

Since the Indiana Repertory Theatre (IRT) was founded in 1972, it has grown into one of the leading regional theatres in the country, as well as one of the top-flight cultural institutions in the city and state. The IRT's mission is to produce top-quality, professional theatre and related activities, providing experiences that engage, surprise, challenge and entertain people throughout their lifetimes, thereby helping to build a vital and vibrant community. The IRT remains the only fully professional not-for-profit resident theatre in the state, providing 124,700 live professional theatre experiences for its audience last season. These experiences included 49,300 students and teachers from 60 of Indiana's 92 counties, making the IRT one of the most youth-oriented professional theatres in the country.

Financial

four stars

93.05

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

85.00

This rating was published 08/01/2018 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)
77.0%
  Administrative Expenses 13.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.10
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.55
  Program Expenses Growth 5.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Indiana Repertory Theatre on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Indiana Repertory Theatre on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Indiana Repertory Theatre (IN) 88.31 three stars
Hartford Stage (CT) 89.00 three stars
Cleveland Public Theatre (OH) 92.22 four stars
Roundabout Theatre Company (NY) 96.18 four stars
Writers Theatre (IL) 88.01 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $5,340,826
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $159,360
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $155,100
Total Contributions $5,655,286
   Program Service Revenue $3,112,845
Total Primary Revenue $8,768,131
   Other Revenue $545,616
TOTAL REVENUE $9,313,747
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $5,481,761
   Administrative Expenses $1,055,331
   Fundraising Expenses $695,975
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $7,233,067
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $2,080,680
   
Net Assets $25,812,587

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-06 08/01/2018 88.31 three stars
2016-06 12/01/2017 87.36 three stars
2015-06 10/01/2016 83.86 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 82.87 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 82.54 three stars
2013-06 02/01/2015 79.46 two stars
2012-06 12/01/2013 81.65 three stars
2011-06 09/01/2012 74.54 two stars
2010-06 11/01/2011 76.04 two stars
2009-06 09/20/2011 78.21 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 11/24/2010 82.11 three stars
2008-06 11/01/2009 84.35 three stars
2007-06 11/01/2008 83.65 three stars
2006-06 12/01/2007 77.08 two stars
2005-06 11/01/2006 84.70 three stars
2004-06 12/01/2005 75.15 two stars
2003-06 11/01/2004 79.40 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 35-1186290
Name in IRS Master File INDIANA REPERTORY THEATRE 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 (119) Other cultural or historical activities
(59) Other school related activities
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 November, 1971
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
$126,924 1.75% Suzanne Sweeney Managing Director
Other Salaries of Note
$144,235 1.99% Janet Allen Artistic Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Indiana Repertory Theatre (IN) 88.31 three stars
Manatee Performing Arts Center (FL) 94.85 four stars
Mint Theater Company (NY) 90.96 four stars
Ford's Theatre Society (DC) 94.49 four stars
American Conservatory Theater (CA) 89.42 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Indiana Repertory Theatre
140 West Washington Street
Indianapolis, IN 46204
tel: (317) 635-5277
EIN: 35-1186290

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Board Leadership

Tom Froehle
Chair

CEO

Suzanne Sweeney
Managing Director & COO

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