RIDGEFIELD WORKSHOP FOR THE PEFORMING ARTS INC

Address
PO BOX 59
RIDGEFIELD, CT 06877
Contact
Website: http://ridgefieldtheaterbarn.org
Phone: +1 (203) 431-9850
Nonprofit
NTEE: A65 - Theater
EIN: 06-1014706

Mission

TO OFFER OUTSTANDING THEATER PROGRAMMING, EDUCATION, INNOVATION, AND A WELCOMING SPACE FOR ARTISTS, PATRONS, AND THE COMMUNITY FOCUSING ON COLLABORATION AND PARTICIPATION, WHILE NURTURING PATRON RELATIONSHIPS AND CULTIVATING RICH VOLUNTEER EXPERIENCES.
 20172016201520142013
Basic features of the organization
Doing business as nameRIDGEFIELD THEATER BARN
Year of formation1993
Subsection code03
PF filing required0    
Metropolitan statistical area5483
Form of organization
CorporationTrue
Human resources, including compensation
Summary compensation info
Total compensation of current key personnel$40,116.00$58,500.00$49,500.00  
Sum of reportable (W2/1099) compensation$0.00$58,500.00$49,500.00  
Number of employees100  
Number of people compensated >$100k000  
Number of volunteers6    
Number of highly compensated contractors000  
Personnel
Asch, Sherry
Title  Artistic Comm  
Name of key/compensated person  Sherry Asch  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director  True  
Average hours per week working for org  0.00  
Reportable compensation from org  $0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs  $0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs   $0.00  
Average hours per week working for related orgs  0.00  
Authier, Peter
TitleTREASURER    
Name of key/compensated personPETER AUTHIER    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org2.00    
Reportable compensation from org$0.00    
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00    
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00    
Bass, David
Title  Artistic Comm  
Name of key/compensated person  David Bass  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director  True  
Average hours per week working for org  0.00  
Reportable compensation from org  $0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs  $0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs   $0.00  
Average hours per week working for related orgs  0.00  
Boyd, Cheryl
Title Exec ProducerExec Producer  
Name of key/compensated person Cheryl BoydCheryl Boyd  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director TrueTrue  
Average hours per week working for org 0.000.00  
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00$0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00$0.00  
Average hours per week working for related orgs 0.000.00  
Gantwerker, Jennifer
Title  Corp Governance  
Name of key/compensated person  Jennifer Gantwerker  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director  True  
Average hours per week working for org  0.00  
Reportable compensation from org  $0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs  $0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs   $0.00  
Average hours per week working for related orgs  0.00  
Hedemann, Helen
TitleSECRETARY    
Name of key/compensated personHELEN HEDEMANN    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org1.00    
Reportable compensation from org$0.00    
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00    
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00    
Helu, Jose
Title  Technical  
Name of key/compensated person  Jose Helu  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director  True  
Average hours per week working for org  0.00  
Reportable compensation from org  $0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs  $0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs   $0.00  
Average hours per week working for related orgs  0.00  
Hodder, Rick
Title Director of ImpDirector of Imp  
Name of key/compensated person Rick HodderRick Hodder  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director TrueTrue  
Average hours per week working for org 0.000.00  
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00$0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00$0.00  
Average hours per week working for related orgs 0.000.00  
Jones, Pamme
Title PresidentPresident  
Name of key/compensated person Pamme JonesPamme Jones  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director TrueTrue  
Average hours per week working for org 0.000.00  
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00$0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00$0.00  
Average hours per week working for related orgs 0.000.00  
Layton, Paulette
TitleVICE PRESIDENT/PUBLICISTVice PresidentVice President  
Name of key/compensated personPAULETTE LAYTONPaulette LaytonPaulette Layton  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrue  
Average hours per week working for org15.000.000.00  
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00  
Average hours per week working for related orgs 0.000.00  
Leiss, Wayne
TitlePRESIDENTExec Dir /TreasExec Dir /Treas  
Name of key/compensated personWAYNE LEISSWayne LeissWayne Leiss  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrue  
Average hours per week working for org15.000.000.00  
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$58,500.00$49,500.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00  
Average hours per week working for related orgs 0.000.00  
Norman, Barbara
Title  Costume Coord  
Name of key/compensated person  Barbara Norman  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director  True  
Average hours per week working for org  0.00  
Reportable compensation from org  $0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs  $0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs   $0.00  
Average hours per week working for related orgs  0.00  
Ostrand, William
TitleBOARD MEMBER    
Name of key/compensated personWILLIAM OSTRAND    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org1.00    
Reportable compensation from org$0.00    
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00    
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00    
Scoville, Suzanne
TitleBOARD MEMBER    
Name of key/compensated personSUZANNE SCOVILLE    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org10.00    
Reportable compensation from org$0.00    
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00    
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00    
Shuldman, Mary
Title SecretarySecretary  
Name of key/compensated person Mary ShuldmanMary Shuldman  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director TrueTrue  
Average hours per week working for org 0.000.00  
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00$0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00$0.00  
Average hours per week working for related orgs 0.000.00  
Purpose: mission, activities, & accomplishments
Mission or significant activitiesTO OFFER OUTSTANDING THEATER PROGRAMMING, EDUCATION, INNOVATION, AND A WELCOMING SPACE FOR ARTISTS, PATRONS, AND THE COMMUNITY FOCUSING ON COLLABORATION AND PARTICIPATION, WHILE NURTURING PATRON RELATIONSHIPS AND CULTIVATING RICH VOLUNTEER EXPERIENCES.Instruction to general publicInstruction to general public  
Program service expenses, total$114,634.00$170,926.00$122,912.00  
Programs, including revenue & expenses
Providing theatrical education and instruction to the local community
Program expenses $170,926.00$122,912.00  
Program description Providing theatrical education and instruction to the local communityProviding theatrical education and instruction to the local community  
SEASONAL THEATER PRODUCTIONS AND WORKSHOPS PROVIDED TO GENERAL PUBLIC.
Program expenses$114,634.00    
Program descriptionSEASONAL THEATER PRODUCTIONS AND WORKSHOPS PROVIDED TO GENERAL PUBLIC.    
Financial data
Revenue
Total revenue$208,004.00$305,055.00$209,196.00  
Revenue from contributions (total)$25,797.00$93,467.00$35,182.00$26,334.00$29,166.00
Investment income, current yr$23.00$19.00$10.00  
Total revenue from grants, etc., current yr$25,797.00$93,467.00$35,182.00  
Total unrelated business revenue$23.00$211,588.00$10.00  
Other revenue, current yr$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Net unrelated business taxable revenue$0.00    
Program service revenue (total)$182,184.00$211,569.00$174,004.00$156,515.00$142,921.00
Gross receipts$208,004.00$305,055.00$209,196.00  
Sources of contributions
Revenue from gov't grants$1,431.00$4,519.00   
Revenue from all other contributions$24,366.00$88,948.00$35,182.00  
Other types of revenue
Royalties (total) $0.00$0.00  
Miscellaneous revenue (total) $0.00$0.00  
Net revenue from gaming (total) $0.00$0.00  
Income from dividends, interest, and similar investments$23.00$19.00$10.00  
Net rental income $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Net income from fundraising events $0.00$0.00  
Net inventory sales (total) $0.00$0.00  
Expense categories (totals)
Total functional expenses: sum of all$219,504.00$301,859.00$249,694.00  
Total functional expenses: program service $114,634.00$170,926.00$122,912.00  
Total functional expenses: management and general$104,870.00$130,933.00$126,782.00  
Total functional expenses: fundraising$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Fees for services
Lobbying fees (total) $0.00$0.00  
Legal fees (total) $0.00$0.00  
Fundraising service fees (total)$0.00$0.00$0.00  
General management fees (total) $0.00$0.00  
Investment management fees (total) $0.00$0.00  
Assets and liabilities
Total assets$125,750.00$130,934.00$129,592.00$168,198.00$185,599.00
Total assets, beginning of year$130,934.00$129,592.00$168,198.00  
Total liabilities$6,354.00$38.00$1,892.00$0.00$5,000.00
Total liabilities, beginning of year$38.00$1,892.00   
Pledges & accounts receivable, net$12,500.00$25,000.00$0.00  
Loans & receivables from key persons $0.00$0.00  
Net assets$119,396.00$130,896.00$127,700.00  
Net assets, beginning of year$130,896.00$127,700.00$168,198.00  
Other liabilities  $609.00  
Intangible assets $0.00$0.00  
Other assets $0.00$1.00  
Investments: other securities $0.00$0.00  
Investments: publicly traded securities $0.00$0.00  
Cash: non-interest bearing$28,795.00$7,926.00$17,791.00  
Cash: non-interest bearing, beginning of year$7,926.00$17,791.00$19,351.00  
Investments -- program-related $0.00$0.00  
Inventories for sale or use $0.00$0.00  
Other financial variables
Revenue less expenses-$11,500.00$3,196.00-$40,498.00  
Advertising (total)$585.00$6,573.00$5,902.00  
Savings & temp cash investment$57,121.00$37,104.00$17,316.00  
Accounts receivable, net $0.00$0.00  
Prepaid expenses & deferred charges $0.00$0.00  
Accounts payable & accrued expenses$6,354.00$38.00$1,283.00  
Total net assets or fund balances$119,396.00$130,896.00$127,700.00  
Depreciation, depletion, amortization$33,570.00$33,570.00$34,124.00  
Payment to affiliates $0.00$0.00  
Governance and accountability
Number of voting members6511  
Number of independent voting members600  
Cash accountingTrueTrueTrue  
Tax year start date2016-07-012015-07-012014-07-01  
Tax year end date2017-06-012016-06-012015-06-012014-06-012013-06-01
Metadata about the filing
E-return type: 990, 990EZ, or 990PF990990990  
Date e-filing submitted2018-01-172017-01-232015-10-01  
IRS schema version2016v3.02015v2.02014v5.0  
Filing identifier201743349349300804201632989349300408201542519349300109  
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