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New York City Ballet

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

New York City Ballet is a ballet company based in New York, NY that was founded in 1977. As of 2019 they had $91 million in revenue and $325 million in assets.

Perform the ballets and preserve the dance aesthetic and standards of excellence created and established by its founders; and to develop New work that draws on the creative talents of contemporary choreographers and composers, and speaks to the time i...

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Program areas at New York City Ballet

New York City Ballets (NYCB) roster of 90+ dancers plus apprentices and 60+ full-time musicians gave 160+ performances at the David H. Koch Theater, showcasing 65 unique ballets including 47 performances of George Balanchines The Nutcracker and three student matinees. The 65 ballets performed included six world premieres. Audiences in New York City numbered 315,000, and the company gave another 26 performances on tour. The fall season featured a weeklong run of George Balanchines Jewels, widely celebrated and considered the first full-length abstract ballet, a range of repertory by George Balanchine and Jerome Robbins, and five performances of Peter Martins staging of August Bournonvilles La Sylphide. The season also included a program featuring 21st century ballets by Justin Peck, Christopher Wheeldon, Peter Martins, and Alexei Ratmansky, and an all-Robbins program, continuing the Companys centennial tribute to its co-founding choreographer which began in spring 2018. A highlight of the season was ...

The company reached 20,000 students, children, and adults with educational programming and workshops. During the 2018-19 season THAT INCLUDED, NYCB'S SUITE OF THREE IN-SCHO0L RESIDENCY PROGRAMS-THE NUTCRACKER PROJECT, BALLET TALES, AND PROJECT BALLET-REACHED 5,802 PUBLIC SCHOOL CHILDREN IN 215 CLASSROOMS throughout New York City. Eighty percent of the schools we served are Title I and 66% of students receive free lunch. A key component of each residency is students attendance at a matinee performance especially for them. Company dancers and musicians perform full-length performances in costume on the companys stage accompanied by New York City Ballets orchestra; for many students, it is their first time attending a professional performance. In addition to expanding its educational initiatives in classrooms, NYCB reached audiences through its public programs for children, young adults, and families. During the 2018-19 season, NYCB offered Family Saturdays, a low-cost introduction to NYCB aimed at families with children ages ...

The Company had its annual summer residency at the Saratoga Performing Arts Center from July 17-July 21, and from August 15-19, a portion of the Company performed in Copenhagens Tivoli Concert Hall as part of the Tivoli Gardens 175th Anniversary celebration. In October 2018, members of the Company performed as part of City Centers Balanchine celebration, and in Shanghai at the Shanghai Grand Theatre-Lyric Theatre. In April 2019, the Company had its annual week-long residency at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts.

Form 990s for New York City Ballet

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-06Aug 11, 2020990View PDF
2018-06Jul 23, 2019990View PDF
2017-06Oct 16, 2018990View PDF
2016-06Oct 4, 2017990View PDF
2015-06Aug 1, 2016990View PDF
...and six more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for New York City Ballet

Total grants, contributions, etc.$25,061,473
Program services$51,172,079
Investment income and dividends$1,352,359
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$102,375
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$13,927,530
Net income from fundraising events$-427,964
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$-14,473
Total revenues$91,173,379

Vendors for New York City Ballet

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Eisneramper LLPTax accounting; Audit accounting2020-08-11
█████████ ████ ███Legal$659,8922019-06-01
██████ ████ ██████ ███Legal$322,5752019-06-01
███ ███████ ██████ █████Royalties$300,0002019-06-01
███ ██████ ██████████ █████Royalties$351,4582019-06-01
███ ████████████ ███ ████████████Fundraiser$239,4852019-06-01
█████ ███████ ██████████ ███Choreographer Etc$975,2732019-06-01
██████ █████ ████████Investment management$35,5052016-12-31
...and seven more vendors

Personnel at New York City Ballet

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Farang AzariSenior Director , Finance and Administration Chief Financial Officer / Senior Director , Finance and Administration and Chief Financial Officer$290,453Aug. 21, 2020
Ed WedbergExecutive Director-Aug. 21, 2020
██████ ███████Managing Director-Aug. 21, 2020
██████ ███████Senior Director of Operations$287,441Aug. 21, 2020
███ ██ ██████Director of Finance-Aug. 21, 2020
█████ █████Senior Director , Marketing and Media-Aug. 21, 2020
████████ ██████Director , Digital Content and Development-Aug. 21, 2020
█████ ████ ████████Director , Patron Services and Gift Planning-Aug. 21, 2020
██████ ████████ ███████Director , Membership-Aug. 21, 2020
█████ ██████Director , Foundation and Government Relations-Aug. 21, 2020
...and 36 more key personnel

Peer ballet companies

1American Ballet Theatre (ABT)501(c)(3)$51 millionNew York, NY
2San Francisco Ballet501(c)(3)$53 millionSan Francisco, CA
3Houston Ballet501(c)(3)$33 millionHouston, TX
4Pacific Northwest Ballet (PNB)501(c)(3)$27 millionSeattle, WA
5Boston Ballet501(c)(3)$33 millionBoston, MA
6Joffrey Ballet501(c)(3)$26 millionChicago, IL
7Alvin Ailey Dance Foundation501(c)(3)$48 millionNew York, NY
8New York City Center501(c)(3)$28 millionNew York, NY
9Shen Yun Performing Arts501(c)(3)$37 millionCuddebackvlle, NY
10Brooklyn Academy of Music501(c)(3)$56 millionBrooklyn, NY
11Colburn School501(c)(3)$49 millionLos Angeles, CA
12Lincoln Center Theater501(c)(3)$46 millionNew York, NY
13the Perelman Center (PACWTC)501(c)(3)$80 millionNew York, NY
14The Shed / Shed Nyc Inc501(c)(3)$74 millionNew York, NY
15Carnegie Hall / The Carnegie Hall Corporation501(c)(3)$103 millionNew York, NY
16Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts501(c)(3)$144 millionNew York, NY
17Joe's Pub501(c)(3)$68 millionNew York, NY
18Royal National Theatre501(c)(3)$142 millionNew York, NY
19Manhattan Theatre Club (MTC)501(c)(3)$30 millionNew York, NY
20Roundabout Theatre Company501(c)(3)$46 millionNew York, NY
21New York Philharmonic501(c)(3)$86 millionNew York, NY
22Jazz at Lincoln Center501(c)(3)$39 millionNew York, NY
23Chicago Symphony Orchestra501(c)(3)$81 millionChicago, IL
24National Arts Centre Corporation501(c)(3)$85 millionCanada,
25John F Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts501(c)(3)$319 millionWashington, DC