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Brooklyn Academy of Music

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Brooklyn Academy of Music is a performing arts center based in Brooklyn, NY that was founded in 1861. As of 2018 they had $56 million in revenue and $140 million in assets.

Bam's mission is to be the home for adventurous artists, audiences, and ideas. Bam is the home for adventurous artists, audiences, and ideas.

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Program areas at Brooklyn Academy of Music

Next wave festvial 2017 in 2017, bam's 35th annual next wave festival continued to redefine the performing arts through a lineup of 31 productions that featured both emerging and established artists from 11 countries, including: cambodia, canada, colombia, france, germany, israel, the netherlands, senegal, switzerland, the united kingdom, and the united states. The festival reached a total audience of 89,622. Highlights included: cafe muller/the rite of spring, a double bill from the acclaimed tanztheater wuppertal pina bausch (sept. 14-24, 2017); director thomas ostermeier's reinvention of the shakespeare classic richard iii (oct. 11-14, 2017); and the return of geoff sobelle with his newest physical theater piece, home (dec. 6-10, 2017).

Film fy2018 in fy18, bam film's repertory program presented over 260 film screenings across 14 distinct series. Season highlights included: fight the power: black superheroes on film (february 2-18, 2018), which presented an alternative cinematic history of black screen heroes; women at work: labor activism (march 2-8, 2018), which explored how courageous women shaped the labor movement; and isi se puede! Pioneers of chicano cinema (march 16-22, 2018), which highlighted the path-breaking chicano filmmakers who gave voice to a vibrant community. From june 20-july 1, 2018, bam film presented the ninth annual bamcinemafest, which featured the new york premieres of: boots riley's sorry to bother you, a surrealist anarcho-comedy starring lakeith stanfield, tessa thompson, and armie hammer; stephen maing's documentary crime + punishment, exposing racism and corruption inside the nypd; eighth grade, the first film by comedian bo burnham, exploring growing up in the age of snapchat; and madeline's madeline, ...

Spring 2018 bam's 2018 winter/spring season reached an audience of 69,313 through nine performances and musical engagements, showcasing artists and companies from five countries including russia, south africa, the united kingdom, the united states, and uzbekistan. Presentations included: meredith monk's cellular songs, a musical exploration of the relationship between humans and the environment (mar. 14-18, 2018); a new staging of eugene o'neill's long day's journey into night, starring jeremy irons and lesley manville under the direction of sir richard eyre (may 8-27, 2018); and remembrance, reconciliation, renewal, bam's 41st annual danceafrica festival, featuring south african supergroup ingoma kwazulu-natal dance company and contemporary durban-based siwela sonke dance theatre (may 25-28, 2018).

Form 990s for Brooklyn Academy of Music

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-06Apr 15, 2019990View PDF
2017-06Apr 10, 2018990View PDF
2016-06Jul 24, 2017990View PDF
2015-06Apr 7, 2016990View PDF
2014-06Mar 10, 2015990View PDF
...and four more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Brooklyn Academy of Music

Total grants, contributions, etc.$39,951,169
Program services$15,112,248
Investment income and dividends$1,613
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$246,097
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$1,748
Net income from fundraising events$321,638
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$507,964
Total revenues$56,142,477

Vendors for Brooklyn Academy of Music

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Microsoft ServicesSoftware2020-04-23
█████ ██████ ███Tax accounting; Audit accounting2019-04-03
█████ ████████████Catering$611,9142018-06-01
█████████ ███████████Advertising$451,2942018-06-01
█████████ ███Company Fee$642,2262018-06-01
████████ █████████ ███████Company Fee$424,6732018-06-01
███████ ████████ ███████████ ███████████Maintenance Fee$461,6762018-06-01
██████ ███████ ████Insurance2017-12-31
...and eight more vendors

Personnel at Brooklyn Academy of Music

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Keith StubblefieldChief Financial Officer / Treasurer$317,613April 3, 2019
John LanasaVice President Marketing and Commun$181,320June 30, 2018
███████ ██████Vice President of Development$231,580June 30, 2018
████████ █████████████Vice President Education and Comm Engagement$124,819June 30, 2018
██████ ████████Crew Chief$172,091June 30, 2018
█████ ██████Artistic Director-Oct. 3, 2020
███████ █████Director of Leadership Gifts$186,701June 30, 2018
███ ██████Cinema Executive Manager$177,693June 30, 2018
████████ █████████Stagehand$178,805June 30, 2018
████ █████President$337,341Oct. 3, 2020
...and 11 more key personnel

Peer performing arts centers

1Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts501(c)(3)$152 millionNew York, NY
2New York City Center501(c)(3)$25 millionNew York, NY
3Apollo Theater501(c)(3)$17 millionNew York, NY
4Theatre Development Fund (TDF)501(c)(3)$17 millionNew York, NY
5Shen Yun Performing Arts501(c)(3)$37 millionCuddebackvlle, NY
6The Music Center501(c)(3)$85 millionLos Angeles, CA
7Vail Valley Foundation (VVF)501(c)(3)$20 millionAvon, CO
8Proctors501(c)(3)$17 millionSchenectady, NY
9the Perelman Center (PACWTC)501(c)(3)$80 millionNew York, NY
10Film Society of Lincoln Center501(c)(3)$16 millionNew York, NY
11McCallum Theatre501(c)(3)$17 millionPalm Desert, CA
12Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts501(c)(3)$23 millionHartford, CT
13Boston Center for the Arts (BCA)501(c)(3)$30 millionBoston, MA
14Flint Cultural Center Corporation501(c)(3)$40 millionFlint, MI
15Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts501(c)(3)$38 millionVienna, VA
16Cincinnati Arts Association501(c)(3)$16 millionCincinnati, OH
17Strathmore Hall Foundation501(c)(3)$15 millionNorth Bethesda, MD
18Kravis Center501(c)(3)$45 millionWest Palm Beach, FL
19Adrienne Arts Center Trust501(c)(3)$42 millionMiami, FL
20MoPOP501(c)(3)$20 millionSeattle, WA
21Fox Theatre501(c)(3)$29 millionAtlanta, GA
22Marcus Center for the Performing Arts501(c)(3)$14 millionMilwaukee, WI
23Tennessee Performing Arts Center (TPAC)501(c)(3)$23 millionNashville, TN
24Overture Center Foundation501(c)(3)$18 millionMadison, WI
25Ordway Center for the Performing Arts501(c)(3)$18 millionSaint Paul, MN