Arts, Culture, Humanities : Performing Arts

Boch Center

Keeping Life Colorful

90.91

270 Tremont Street Boston, MA 02116
tel: (617) 532-1329   Web Site
EIN: 51-0197209

Board Leadership
An Wang & Lorraine C. Wang
Chairman

CEO
Josiah A. Spaulding, Jr.
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.91
  Financial 87.50
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00
This rating was published 05/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

As one of the nation's leading non-profit performing arts institutions and guardian of the historic Wang and Shubert theatres, Boch Center honors all aspects of the performing arts offering theatre, opera, classical and popular music, one-night engagements, and Broadway musicals. Located in Boston's historical Theater District, it offers a diverse mix of educational workshops and community activities through its education department; collaborates with artists and local performing arts organizations, and acts as a champion for the arts in New England to insure that the arts are an integral part of the community's collective, daily experience.

As one of the nation's leading non-profit performing arts institutions and guardian of the historic Wang and Shubert theatres, Boch Center honors all aspects of the performing arts offering theatre, opera, classical and popular music, one-night engagements, and Broadway musicals. Located in Boston's historical Theater District, it offers a diverse mix of educational workshops and community activities through its education department; collaborates with artists and local performing arts organizations, and acts as a champion for the arts in New England to insure that the arts are an integral part of the community's collective, daily experience.

Financial

87.50

Accountability & Transparency

97.00

This rating was published 05/01/2021 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)
90.4%
  Administrative Expenses 7.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.24
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.70
  Program Expenses Growth 7.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 46.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Boch Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Boch Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,344,884
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $138,052
   Fundraising Events $285,731
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $379,290
Total Contributions $3,147,957
   Program Service Revenue $32,875,451
Total Primary Revenue $36,023,408
   Other Revenue $101,531
TOTAL REVENUE $36,124,939
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $33,911,865
   Administrative Expenses $2,568,153
   Fundraising Expenses $813,446
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $37,293,464
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-1,168,525
   
Net Assets $24,600,402

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$467,116 1.25% Josiah A. Spaulding Jr. President, CEO

Mission

As one of the nation's leading non-profit performing arts institutions and guardian of the historic Wang and Shubert theatres, Boch Center honors all aspects of the performing arts offering theatre, opera, classical and popular music, one-night engagements, and Broadway musicals. Located in Boston's historical Theater District, it offers a diverse mix of educational workshops and community activities through its education department; collaborates with artists and local performing arts organizations, and acts as a champion for the arts in New England to insure that the arts are an integral part of the community's collective, daily experience.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Boch Center (MA) 90.91
Joyce Theater Foundation (NY) 87.66
CAPA New Haven (CT) 85.00
Omaha Performing Arts (NE) 90.46
McCarter Theatre Center for the Performing Arts (NJ) 90.02

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Charity Contact Info

Boch Center
270 Tremont Street
Boston, MA 02116
tel: (617) 532-1329
fax: (617) 451-1350
EIN: 51-0197209

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Board Leadership

An Wang & Lorraine C. Wang
Chairman

CEO

Josiah A. Spaulding, Jr.
President, CEO