EIN 51-0143171

Portland Stage Company

IRS 501(c) type
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The leading professional theater in Northern New England, Portland Stage is committed to creating great art, passionate about using the theater to educate, and dedicated to enriching our community.
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Program areas at Portland Stage Company

Portland Stage (ps) is a hub of creative activity and energy known for mainstage theater productions, creation and implementation of vital education programs, both in-schools and in-house, and cultivating new voices in theater through new work development initiatives that foster experimentation and artistic risk.portland Stage's mainstage productions are created from the ground up by combining the best local talent with professional artists from across the nation. During the 2019-20 mainstage season, ps presented 145 mainstage performances.ps offers vital theater arts education to children ages 4-18 through classes in our theater for kids storefront space and through in-school programs designed for students in grades k-12. Our education programs reached over 5,000 students during the 2019-20 season, engaging 436 teachers at over 50 schools.ps promotes and celebrates the creation and development of new work, and during the 2019-20 mainstage season, ps produced one world-premiere production and developed 3 new plays.all of the above programming continued during the covid-19 pandemic. Prior to closure in march 2020, ps filmed a mainstage production and offered patrons the ability to view the show online. Additionally, ps education & new work programs went virtual and reached thousands of online views.

Who funds Portland Stage Company

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
CPB Foundation PNC Bank NaSupport for the Children's Theater and Other Performing Arts Purposes$103,100
Fidelity Investments Charitable Gift FundFor Grant Recipient's Exempt Purposes$101,300
Maine Community FoundationTheater$59,800
...and 15 more grants received

Personnel at Portland Stage Company

Fred FarberVice President Finance
Greg LanouVice President Finance and Treasurer$0
Venita SimcockVice President Governance$0
Nelson TonerVice President Development$0
Anita StewartExecutive and Artistic Director$81,219
...and 20 more key personnel

Financials for Portland Stage Company

RevenuesFYE 06/2020
Total grants, contributions, etc.$3,273,912
Program services$1,095,910
Investment income and dividends$7,306
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$5,820
Net rental income$19,436
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$0
Net income from fundraising events$361
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$9,598
Miscellaneous revenues$48,508
Total revenues$4,460,851

Form 990s for Portland Stage Company

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2020-062021-04-21990View PDF
2019-062020-07-08990View PDF
2018-062019-05-14990View PDF
2017-062018-01-18990View PDF
2016-062017-07-18990View PDF
...and 6 more Form 990s

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Data update history
August 3, 2022
Received grants
Identified 5 new grant, including a grant for $20,000 from Libra Foundation
September 28, 2021
Received grants
Identified 7 new grant, including a grant for $59,800 from Maine Community Foundation
June 28, 2021
Posted financials
Added Form 990 for fiscal year 2020
June 25, 2021
Updated personnel
Identified 1 new personnel
June 19, 2021
Used new vendors
Identified 1 new vendor, including
Nonprofit Types
Arts, culture, and humanities nonprofitsPerforming arts organizationsPerforming arts centersTheatersCharities
EducationArts, cultural, and humanities
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General information
PO Box 1458
Portland, ME 04104
Metro area
Portland-South Portland, ME
Cumberland County, ME
Website URL
(207) 774-0465
Facebook page
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IRS details
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Form 990
Year formed
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
NTEE code, primary
A65: Theater
NAICS code, primary
711110: Theater Companies and Dinner Theaters
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