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Playwrights Horizons

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

Playwrights Horizons is a theater based in New York, NY that was founded in 1974. As of 2019 they had $12 million in revenue and $28 million in assets.

Playwrights Horizons is dedicated to cultivating the most important American playwrights, composers, and lyricists, as well as developing and producing their bold new plays and musicals.

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Program areas at Playwrights Horizons

Production and play development:this program consists of development, production and presentation of new works by american Playwrights, composers and lyricists, including productions,workshops and readings. There were 6 full theatrical productions, 22 readings and 4 musical theater readings.

Ticket central:a low-cost box office serving primarily not for profit performing groups. Ticket central served 54 groups that produced 146 shows with an attendance of 197,170 ticket central provides services both to the theatrical producing community and audiences by providing a central hub to which audience members can come to learn about productions throughout new york city.

Theater school:operated in association with new york university's tisch school of the arts, this undergraduate program offers training in playwriting, directing, acting, voice and theater management. The theater school had 180 students in the year ending june, 2019

Form 990s for Playwrights Horizons

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-06Sep 2, 2020990View PDF
2018-06Nov 15, 2019990View PDF
2017-06Jun 14, 2018990View PDF
2016-06Oct 4, 2017990View PDF
2015-06Aug 3, 2016990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Playwrights Horizons

Total grants, contributions, etc.$4,925,870
Program services$7,152,312
Investment income and dividends$54,765
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$35,554
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$-53
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$12,168,448

Vendors for Playwrights Horizons

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Lutz and Carr CPAs LLPTax accounting2020-09-02
█████████Marketing software2020-06-18
███ ████ ██████Gala Venue and Catering$117,1802019-06-01
████ ███████Planned Giving Program$25,0002016-06-01

Personnel at Playwrights Horizons

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Carol FishmanGeneral Manager$143,974Sept. 26, 2020
Leslie MarcusManaging Director$182,833Sept. 26, 2020
██ ███████Technical Director-Sept. 26, 2020
█████ ████Administrative Director-Sept. 26, 2020
████████ ███████Director of Development-Sept. 26, 2020
███ ██████ ████Development Director$153,842June 30, 2018
█████ ████Interim Head of Faculty and Curriculum-July 18, 2019
████ ██████████Artistic Director-Sept. 26, 2020
███ ███████Outgoing Artistic Director$198,274Sept. 26, 2020
██████ █████████Casting Director-Sept. 26, 2020
...and 25 more key personnel

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