Arts, Culture, Humanities : Performing Arts

Hawaii Theatre Center

Pride of the Pacific

two stars

76.19

1130 Bethel Street Honolulu, HI 96813
tel: (808) 528-5535   Web Site
EIN: 99-0229658

Board Leadership
Beth Whitehead
Board Chair

CEO
Gregory D. Dunn
President and CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 76.19 two stars
  Financial 74.52 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 78.00 two stars
This rating was published 08/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Hawaii Theatre, built by the Consolidated Amusement Company, opened its doors September 6, 1922. The Theatre operated as a show place for vaudeville, plays, musicals and silent films until it fell into disrepair and was abandoned by Consolidated in 1984. In 1986, the Hawaii Theatre Center was formed to save the Hawaii Theatre from the wrecking ball and in May 1996, reopened its doors as a 1,400-seat, multi-purpose, state-of-the art performance center. Hawaii Theatre is listed on both the State and National Registers of Historic Places.

Vision: Hawaii Theatre Center is the place to celebrate arts and culture in Hawaii.

Mission:
The Hawaii Theatre Center serves arts audiences, arts organizations and the community of Hawaii by:
- Preserving Hawaii's historic Hawaii Theatre
- Promoting Hawaiian cultural arts
- Presenting world class arts and cultural experiences
- Providing arts education for students
- Creating our neighborhood block as the premier arts and culture destination

The Hawaii Theatre, built by the Consolidated Amusement Company, opened its doors September 6, 1922. The Theatre operated as a show place for vaudeville, plays, musicals and silent films until it fell into disrepair and was abandoned by Consolidated in 1984. In 1986, the Hawaii Theatre Center was formed to save the Hawaii Theatre from the wrecking ball and in May 1996, reopened its doors as a 1,400-seat, multi-purpose, state-of-the art performance center. Hawaii Theatre is listed on both the State and National Registers of Historic Places.

Vision: Hawaii Theatre Center is the place to celebrate arts and culture in Hawaii.

Mission:
The Hawaii Theatre Center serves arts audiences, arts organizations and the community of Hawaii by:
- Preserving Hawaii's historic Hawaii Theatre
- Promoting Hawaiian cultural arts
- Presenting world class arts and cultural experiences
- Providing arts education for students
- Creating our neighborhood block as the premier arts and culture destination

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Financial

two stars

74.52

Accountability & Transparency

two stars

78.00

This rating was published 08/01/2019 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)
74.6%
  Administrative Expenses 12.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 12.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.83
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 4.39
  Program Expenses Growth -9.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 6.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Hawaii Theatre Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Hawaii Theatre Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $224,252
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $93,550
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $18,489
Total Contributions $336,291
   Program Service Revenue $977,429
Total Primary Revenue $1,313,720
   Other Revenue $-50,871
TOTAL REVENUE $1,262,849
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,987,157
   Administrative Expenses $362,748
   Fundraising Expenses $326,568
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,676,473
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-1,413,624
   
Net Assets $13,328,579

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$1,480 0.05% Gregory Dunn President

Mission

The Hawaii Theatre, built by the Consolidated Amusement Company, opened its doors September 6, 1922. The Theatre operated as a show place for vaudeville, plays, musicals and silent films until it fell into disrepair and was abandoned by Consolidated in 1984. In 1986, the Hawaii Theatre Center was formed to save the Hawaii Theatre from the wrecking ball and in May 1996, reopened its doors as a 1,400-seat, multi-purpose, state-of-the art performance center. Hawaii Theatre is listed on both the State and National Registers of Historic Places.

Vision: Hawaii Theatre Center is the place to celebrate arts and culture in Hawaii.

Mission:
The Hawaii Theatre Center serves arts audiences, arts organizations and the community of Hawaii by:
- Preserving Hawaii's historic Hawaii Theatre
- Promoting Hawaiian cultural arts
- Presenting world class arts and cultural experiences
- Providing arts education for students
- Creating our neighborhood block as the premier arts and culture destination

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Hawaii Theatre Center (HI) 76.19 two stars
John Michael Kohler Arts Center (WI) 88.10 three stars
Bryn Mawr Film Institute (PA) 89.41 three stars
Segerstrom Center for the Arts (CA) 87.67 three stars
Richmond Performing Arts Alliance (VA) 90.86 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Hawaii Theatre Center
1130 Bethel Street
Honolulu, HI 96813
tel: (808) 528-5535
fax: (808) 528-0481
EIN: 99-0229658

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Board Leadership

Beth Whitehead
Board Chair

CEO

Gregory D. Dunn
President and CEO