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Arts, Culture, Humanities : Performing Arts

Omaha Performing Arts

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four stars

90.46

1200 Douglas Street Omaha, NE 68102
tel: (402) 345-0202   Web Site
EIN: 47-0832480

Board Leadership
John Gottschalk
Chairman

CEO
Joan Squires
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.46 four stars
  Financial 92.21 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 05/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Omaha Performing Arts is a nonprofit dedicated to creating a vibrant future for the performing arts in Omaha and beyond. We are the largest arts institution in Nebraska with more than 3 million visitors to our venues in the last decade. To buy tickets, visit Ticket Omaha, the official retailer for the Orpheum Theater and Holland Center.

The mission of Omaha Performing Arts is to enrich the community through:
-The presentation of the highest quality arts and entertainment experiences
-The stewardship of the Orpheum Theater and Holland Performing Arts Center
-Education and community engagement programs


The mission of OPA is to enrich the community through the presentation of the highest quality arts and entertainment experiences, the stewardship of the Orpheum Theater and the Holland Performing Arts Center, and education and community engagement.

Omaha Performing Arts is a nonprofit dedicated to creating a vibrant future for the performing arts in Omaha and beyond. We are the largest arts institution in Nebraska with more than 3 million visitors to our venues in the last decade. To buy tickets, visit Ticket Omaha, the official retailer for the Orpheum Theater and Holland Center.

The mission of Omaha Performing Arts is to enrich the community through:
-The presentation of the highest quality arts and entertainment experiences
-The stewardship of the Orpheum Theater and Holland Performing Arts Center
-Education and community engagement programs


The mission of OPA is to enrich the community through the presentation of the highest quality arts and entertainment experiences, the stewardship of the Orpheum Theater and the Holland Performing Arts Center, and education and community engagement.

Financial

four stars

92.21

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

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)
86.0%
  Administrative Expenses 10.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.88
  Program Expenses Growth 4.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 37.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Omaha Performing Arts on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Omaha Performing Arts on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Omaha Performing Arts (NE) 90.46 four stars
New York City Center (NY) 89.04 three stars
Strathmore (MD) 91.08 four stars
New 42nd Street (NY) 91.24 four stars
Boch Center (MA) 90.91 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,220,288
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $3,745,000
   Government Grants $43,691
Total Contributions $7,008,979
   Program Service Revenue $16,273,757
Total Primary Revenue $23,282,736
   Other Revenue $40,229
TOTAL REVENUE $23,322,965
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $20,919,465
   Administrative Expenses $2,496,245
   Fundraising Expenses $765,142
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $24,180,852
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-857,887
   
Net Assets $19,754,707

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
Omaha Performing Arts Presents $11,791,879 56.4%
The Orpheum Theater and Holland Performing Arts Center Events $8,438,683 40.3%
Education and Community Involvement $688,903 3.3%

Ratings History
Omaha Performing Arts has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-06 05/01/2021 90.46 four stars
2018-06 09/03/2019 91.45 four stars
2017-06 12/21/2018 85.12 three stars
2016-06 03/01/2018 87.86 three stars
2015-06 11/01/2016 89.42 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 88.22 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 10/01/2015 91.81 four stars
2013-06 12/01/2014 87.20 three stars
2012-06 09/01/2013 82.22 three stars
2011-06 08/01/2012 80.62 three stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 68.02 one star
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 11/01/2010 80.55 three stars
2008-06 10/01/2009 90.78 four stars
2006-12 02/01/2008 74.97 two stars
2005-12 08/01/2007 91.96 four 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 47-0832480
Name in IRS Master File OMAHA PERFORMING ARTS SOCIETY
NTEE Code A60
NTEE Classification Performing Arts Organizations
NTEE Type Arts, Culture and Humanities
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities
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 April, 2001
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • June, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$494,646 2.04% Joan Squires President

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Omaha Performing Arts (NE) 90.46 four stars
CAPA New Haven (CT) 88.87 three stars
Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts (VA) 93.34 four stars
Celebrity Series of Boston (MA) 91.98 four stars
Artis—Naples (FL) 95.65 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Omaha Performing Arts
1200 Douglas Street
Omaha, NE 68102
tel: (402) 345-0202
fax: (402) 345-0222
EIN: 47-0832480

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Board Leadership

John Gottschalk
Chairman

CEO

Joan Squires
President

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