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Arts, Culture, Humanities : Performing Arts

CAPA New Haven

Bringing the world to our stages

three stars

89.15

247 College Street New Haven, CT 06510
tel: (203) 624-1825   Web Site
EIN: 06-1625278

Board Leadership
Leonardo H. Suzio Leonardo H. Suzio
Chair

CEO
John F. Fisher
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 89.15 three stars
  Financial 96.81 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00 three stars
This rating was published 07/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1969, CAPA New Haven (Connecticut Association for the Performing Arts) brings the world to our stages, enriches lives and creates community through its mission to: present and produce artistic programming of the highest quality to serve and educate diverse audiences and feature renowned artists of all cultures; operate and maintain world-class performance venues; strengthen our arts communities by providing facilities for resident companies and through partnership and collaboration, support those organizations; and bolster the economies of the downtown communities we serve. CAPA programming includes jazz, world music, folk, country, classical music, comedy, dance, classic films, theater, and family entertainment.

Founded in 1969, CAPA New Haven (Connecticut Association for the Performing Arts) brings the world to our stages, enriches lives and creates community through its mission to: present and produce artistic programming of the highest quality to serve and educate diverse audiences and feature renowned artists of all cultures; operate and maintain world-class performance venues; strengthen our arts communities by providing facilities for resident companies and through partnership and collaboration, support those organizations; and bolster the economies of the downtown communities we serve. CAPA programming includes jazz, world music, folk, country, classical music, comedy, dance, classic films, theater, and family entertainment.

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Financial

four stars

96.81

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

85.00

This rating was published 07/01/2019 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)
87.2%
  Administrative Expenses 10.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.19
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.07
  Program Expenses Growth 7.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 9.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by CAPA New Haven on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by CAPA New Haven on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
CAPA New Haven (CT) 89.15 three stars
John Michael Kohler Arts Center (WI) 88.41 three stars
Vashon Center for the Arts (WA) 89.38 three stars
Society of the Four Arts (FL) 87.85 three stars
Park Avenue Armory (NY) 91.92 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $425,230
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $28,150
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $412,509
Total Contributions $865,889
   Program Service Revenue $5,813,381
Total Primary Revenue $6,679,270
   Other Revenue $212,380
TOTAL REVENUE $6,891,650
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $6,256,483
   Administrative Expenses $658,158
   Fundraising Expenses $251,385
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $7,166,026
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-274,376
   
Net Assets $14,251,858

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
Performing Arts Presentations $3,946,145 63.1%
Theatre Operation $2,207,229 35.3%
Education Programs $103,109 1.6%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 07/01/2019 89.15 three stars
2017-06 07/01/2018 88.90 three stars
2016-06 08/01/2017 89.39 three stars
2015-06 08/01/2016 89.39 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 87.69 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 09/01/2015 87.10 three stars
2013-06 07/01/2014 91.07 four stars
2012-06 05/01/2013 79.59 two stars
2011-06 05/01/2012 82.67 three stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 79.54 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 05/01/2011 73.24 two stars
2009-06 07/01/2010 70.29 two stars
2008-06 06/01/2009 76.96 two stars
2007-06 06/01/2008 71.30 two stars
2006-06 05/01/2007 73.48 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 06-1625278
Name in IRS Master File CONNECTICUT ASSOCIATION FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
NTEE Code A19
NTEE Classification Nonmonetary Support N.E.C.*
NTEE Type Arts, Culture and Humanities
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
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 May, 2002
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
$145,684 2.03% John Fisher Vice President, Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
CAPA New Haven (CT) 89.15 three stars
Yerba Buena Center for the Arts (CA) 91.47 four stars
Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts (VA) 93.22 four stars
La Jolla Music Society (CA) 85.59 three stars
Symphony Space (NY) 89.70 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

CAPA New Haven
247 College Street
New Haven, CT 06510
tel: (203) 624-1825
fax: (203) 492-3887
EIN: 06-1625278

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Board Leadership

Leonardo H. Suzio Leonardo H. Suzio
Chair

CEO

John F. Fisher
Executive Director

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