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Arts, Culture, Humanities : Performing Arts

Actors Theatre of Louisville

Experience the power of live theatre

four stars

93.86

316 West Main Street Louisville, KY 40202
tel: (502) 584-1265   Web Site
EIN: 61-0645030

Board Leadership
Elizabeth W. Davis
President

CEO
Kevin E. Moore
Managing Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 93.86 four stars
  Financial 96.65 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00 four stars
This rating was published 09/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

four stars

96.65

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

92.00

This rating was published 09/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
82.7%
  Administrative Expenses 12.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.54
  Program Expenses Growth 5.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 14.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Actors Theatre of Louisville on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Actors Theatre of Louisville on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Actors Theatre of Louisville (KY) 93.86 four stars
The Public Theater/New York Shakespeare Festival (NY) 91.33 four stars
New Conservatory Theatre Center (CA) 90.66 four stars
Center Stage (MD) 89.36 three stars
Midland Community Theatre (TX) 85.83 three stars

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The Actors Theatre of Louisville brings people together through live theatre to celebrate, challenge and explore who we are. As the State Theatre of Kentucky, Actors Theatre of Louisville is internationally acclaimed as one of America's most consistently innovative non-profit professional theatre companies. Founded in 1964, it has won a host of coveted awards and worldwide recognition for excellence. For over 30 years it has been a major force in revitalizing American playwriting, with over 300 Actors-debuted scripts now in publication.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $6,323,067
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $148,977
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $155,531
Total Contributions $6,627,575
   Program Service Revenue $4,263,271
Total Primary Revenue $10,890,846
   Other Revenue $1,567,583
TOTAL REVENUE $12,458,429
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $9,474,324
   Administrative Expenses $1,411,975
   Fundraising Expenses $528,376
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $11,414,675
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,043,754
   
Net Assets $21,944,868

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
Live Theatre Productions $9,474,324 100.0%

Ratings History
Actors Theatre of Louisville has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-05 09/01/2017 93.86 four stars
2015-05 11/01/2016 91.52 four stars
2014-05 07/01/2016 93.21 four stars
2014-05 06/01/2016 91.36 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-05 10/01/2015 85.78 three stars
2013-05 10/01/2014 91.43 four stars
2012-05 09/01/2013 87.22 three stars
2011-05 07/01/2012 87.81 three stars
2010-05 09/20/2011 81.78 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-05 11/24/2010 83.66 three stars
2008-05 10/01/2009 82.95 three stars
2007-05 04/01/2009 88.51 three stars
2006-05 06/01/2007 78.91 two stars
2005-05 06/01/2006 82.35 three stars
2004-05 06/01/2005 83.68 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 61-0645030
Name in IRS Master File ACTORS THEATRE OF LOUISVILLE 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 (90) Cultural performances
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 November, 1964
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End May
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • May, 2016
  • May, 2015
  • May, 2014
  • May, 2013
  • May, 2012

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

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$202,196 1.77% Jennifer Bielstein Managing Director
Other Salaries of Note
$207,041 1.81% Les Waters Artistic Director

The Actors Theatre of Louisville brings people together through live theatre to celebrate, challenge and explore who we are. As the State Theatre of Kentucky, Actors Theatre of Louisville is internationally acclaimed as one of America's most consistently innovative non-profit professional theatre companies. Founded in 1964, it has won a host of coveted awards and worldwide recognition for excellence. For over 30 years it has been a major force in revitalizing American playwriting, with over 300 Actors-debuted scripts now in publication.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Actors Theatre of Louisville (KY) 93.86 four stars
South Coast Repertory (CA) 87.80 three stars
Manatee Performing Arts Center (FL) 92.02 four stars
Great Lakes Theater (OH) 88.22 three stars
Park Square Theatre Company (MN) 91.10 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Actors Theatre of Louisville
316 West Main Street
Louisville, KY 40202
tel: (502) 584-1265
fax: (502) 561-3300
EIN: 61-0645030

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Board Leadership

Elizabeth W. Davis
President

CEO

Kevin E. Moore
Managing Director

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