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Children's Theatre Company

Creating extraordinary theatre experiences that educate, challenge, and inspire young people and their communities.

three stars

88.78

2400 Third Avenue, S Minneapolis, MN 55404
tel: (612) 874-0500   Web Site
EIN: 41-1254553

Board Leadership
Todd Noteboom
Chair

CEO
Kimberly Motes
Managing Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.78 three stars
  Financial 85.77 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 09/03/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Children's Theatre Company (CTC) exists to create extraordinary theatre experiences that educate, challenge, and inspire young people and their communities. Established in 1965, CTC has grown to become the leading professional theatre company for young people in North America, and among the three largest in the world. Recipient of the 2003 Tony® Award for Regional Theatre and numerous other honors, CTC is committed to improving the quality of life for children and families in our community, state, and nation. CTC serves over 250,000 people annually through professional productions on our stages; high-quality arts education programs at the theatre and in public schools; and access opportunities that ensure our theatre is a home for all families.

Children's Theatre Company (CTC) exists to create extraordinary theatre experiences that educate, challenge, and inspire young people and their communities. Established in 1965, CTC has grown to become the leading professional theatre company for young people in North America, and among the three largest in the world. Recipient of the 2003 Tony® Award for Regional Theatre and numerous other honors, CTC is committed to improving the quality of life for children and families in our community, state, and nation. CTC serves over 250,000 people annually through professional productions on our stages; high-quality arts education programs at the theatre and in public schools; and access opportunities that ensure our theatre is a home for all families.

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Financial

three stars

85.77

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 09/03/2019 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)
74.5%
  Administrative Expenses 19.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.12
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.10
  Program Expenses Growth 3.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 15.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Children's Theatre Company on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Children's Theatre Company on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Children's Theatre Company (MN) 88.78 three stars
Apollo Theater Foundation (NY) 89.67 three stars
Community Arts Music Association (CA) 88.35 three stars
Society of the Four Arts (FL) 87.85 three stars
Two River Theater Company (NJ) 90.78 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $7,235,688
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $601,790
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $499,683
Total Contributions $8,337,161
   Program Service Revenue $7,671,636
Total Primary Revenue $16,008,797
   Other Revenue $319,281
TOTAL REVENUE $16,328,078
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $10,011,303
   Administrative Expenses $2,688,056
   Fundraising Expenses $830,736
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $13,530,095
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $2,797,983
   
Net Assets $27,539,433

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
Performances $8,901,454 88.9%
Theatre Arts Training $606,005 6.1%
Neighborhood Bridges Program $503,844 5.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 09/03/2019 88.78 three stars
2017-06 11/01/2018 84.30 three stars
2016-06 03/01/2018 90.74 four stars
2015-06 11/01/2016 88.17 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 89.05 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 10/01/2015 89.00 three stars
2013-06 12/22/2014 89.16 three stars
2012-06 11/01/2013 85.20 three stars
2011-06 08/01/2012 73.23 two stars
2010-06 11/01/2011 73.84 two stars
2009-06 09/20/2011 72.16 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 11/24/2010 68.29 one star
2008-06 11/01/2009 78.81 two stars
2007-06 04/01/2009 77.73 two stars
2006-06 03/01/2008 79.87 two stars
2005-06 05/01/2006 86.68 three stars
2004-06 05/01/2005 86.64 three stars
2003-06 10/01/2004 87.34 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 41-1254553
Name in IRS Master File CHILDRENS THEATER COMPANY AND SCHOOL
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 (88) Community theatrical group
(90) Cultural performances
(149) Other instruction and training
Foundation Status School 170(b)(1)(A)(ii)
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, 1975
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, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$240,158 1.77% Kimberly Motes Managing Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Children's Theatre Company (MN) 88.78 three stars
New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJ) 96.50 four stars
Kansas City Starlight Theatre (MO) 90.58 four stars
GoggleWorks Center for the Arts (PA) 97.27 four stars
Music Center (CA) 88.22 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Children's Theatre Company
2400 Third Avenue, S
Minneapolis, MN 55404
tel: (612) 874-0500
EIN: 41-1254553

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Board Leadership

Todd Noteboom
Chair

CEO

Kimberly Motes
Managing Director

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