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Smuin Contemporary Ballet

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Smuin Contemporary Ballet is a ballet company based in San Francisco, CA that was founded in 1994. As of 2018 they had $6.5 million in revenue and $7.3 million in assets.

Smuin Contemporary Ballet pushes the boundaries of contemporary ballet within a distinctly modern style to engage and inspire diverse audiences throughout the San Francisco Bay Area and nationally.

Previous legal names or variations of their name include: Smuin Ballet.

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Program areas at Smuin Contemporary Ballet

Smuin pushes the boundaries of contemporary ballet within a distinctly American style to engage and inspire diverse audiences. Our innovative repertoire:* Advances the unique and lasting vision of founder Michael Smuin.* Combines classical ballet training, technique and artistry with uncommon physicality and expression.* Offers audiences an experience of ballet that is entertaining, evocative and original.Regular Season Performances Debuting in San Francisco in 1994, Smuin immediately established itself as one of the Bay Areas most eagerly watched performing arts companies of international

60 shows during its regular season in San Francisco, Walnut Creek, Mountain View, and Carmel. Now in its 24th season, Smuin is one of Northern Californias leading nonprofit dance companies, cementing its place at the forefront of the Bay Area arts scene.

acclaim, performing to sold-out houses on U.S. and European tours. Michael Smuins singular philosophy to create pieces, which merge the diverse vocabularies of classical ballet and contemporary dance has served as the Companys touchstone since its inception.Since 2007, Artistic Director Celia Fushilles vision includes sustaining and increasing the Companys reputation for presenting compelling and innovative repertoire, as well as attracting new audiences to the medium. The Company continues to showcase Michael Smuins work, while enriching its impressive repertoire with contemporary choreographic voices, commissioning world premieres and collaborating with inventive choreographers from around the world.More than 30,000 people enjoy Smuin performances each season, performing more than

Form 990s for Smuin Contemporary Ballet

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-06Mar 15, 2019990View PDF
2017-06Jan 19, 2018990View PDF
2016-06Mar 27, 2017990View PDF
2016-06Jan 18, 2017990View PDF
2015-06Jan 29, 2016990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Smuin Contemporary Ballet

Total grants, contributions, etc.$4,675,585
Program services$1,372,859
Investment income and dividends$58
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$0
Net income from fundraising events$308,105
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$239,899
Total revenues$6,596,506

Vendors for Smuin Contemporary Ballet

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Google IncSoftware2020-03-16
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Personnel at Smuin Contemporary Ballet

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Lori LaquaExecutive Director-July 14, 2019
Deb GlazerDevelopment Director-July 14, 2019
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█████ ████████Artistic Director$127,853July 14, 2019
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...and 13 more key personnel

Peer ballet companies

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2Nevada Ballet Theatre501(c)(3)$4.7 millionLas Vegas, NV
3Eugene Ballet Company (EBC)501(c)(3)$2.7 millionEugene, OR
4Maryland Youth Ballet (MYB)501(c)(3)$2.2 millionSilver Spring, MD
5Texas Ballet Theater501(c)(3)$8.8 millionFort Worth, TX
6Nashville Ballet501(c)(3)$6.6 millionNashville, TN
7Orlando Ballet501(c)(3)$7.9 millionOrlando, FL
8Charlotte Ballet501(c)(3)$7.0 millionCharlotte, NC
9Los Angeles Ballet (LAB)501(c)(3)$3.3 millionLos Angeles, CA
10Wooden Floor501(c)(3)$4.9 millionSanta Ana, CA
11Sacramento Ballet Association501(c)(3)$3.0 millionSacramento, CA
12Alonzo King Lines Ballet (AKLB)501(c)(3)$5.1 millionSan Francisco, CA
13Los Angeles Dance Project (LADP)501(c)(3)$2.8 millionLos Angeles, CA
14Ballet West501(c)(3)$13 millionSalt Lake City, UT
15Balletmet Columbusballetmet501(c)(3)$6.9 millionColumbus, OH
16Ballet Idaho501(c)(3)$2.2 millionBoise, ID
17Miami City Ballet (MCB)501(c)(3)$18 millionMiami Beach, FL
18New Orleans Ballet Association501(c)(3)$1.8 millionNew Orleans, LA
19Ballet Hawaii501(c)(3)$1.7 millionHonolulu, HI
20Atlanta Ballet501(c)(3)$12 millionAtlanta, GA
21Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet (CPYB)501(c)(3)$6.7 millionCarlisle, PA
22Ballet Arizona501(c)(3)$7.9 millionPhoenix, AZ
23Pacific Northwest Ballet (PNB)501(c)(3)$28 millionSeattle, WA
24Tulsa Ballet Theater501(c)(3)$5.9 millionTulsa, OK
25Ballet Theatre of Illinois501(c)(3)$3.6 millionLibertyville, IL