FELLOWSHIP FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS INC

Address
630 NINTH AVENUE NO 1409
NEW YORK, NY 10036
Contact
Website: http://www.fpatheatre.com
Phone: +1 (212) 582-2920
Nonprofit
NTEE: A51 - Art Museums
EIN: 52-1739276

Mission

TO PRODUCE THEATRE FROM A CHRISTIAN WORLDVIEW THAT ENGAGES A DIVERSE AUDIENCE.
 201720162015
Basic features of the organization
Year of formation1991
Subsection501(c)(3)
Organization typeCorporation
Metropolitan statistical area5602
Human resources, including compensation
Summary compensation info
Total compensation of current key personnel$301,405.00$379,654.00$207,701.00
Sum of reportable (W2/1099) compensation$311,081.00$358,729.00$201,458.00
Number of employees131310
Number of people compensated >$100k121
Number of volunteers65 
Number of highly compensated contractors242
Personnel
Alsdorf, Katherine
Title BOARD MEMBERBoard member
Name of key/compensated person KATHERINE LEARY ALSDORFKatherine Leary Alsdorf
Average hours per week working for org 2.00002.00
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00$0.00
Position Individual trustee or directorIndividual trustee or director
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00$0.00
Gault, Glenn
TitleSECRETARYSECRETARYSecretary
Name of key/compensated personGLENN GAULTGLENN GAULTGlenn Gault
Average hours per week working for org2.002.00002.00
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
PositionIndividual trustee or director, OfficerIndividual trustee or director, OfficerIndividual trustee or director
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00
Livesay, Roberta
TitleBOARD MEMBERBOARD MEMBER 
Name of key/compensated personROBERTA LIVESAYROBERTA LIVESAY 
Average hours per week working for org2.002.00 
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00 
PositionIndividual trustee or directorIndividual trustee or director 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00 
McLean, Max
TitlePRESIDENTPRESIDENTPres/Trustee
Name of key/compensated personMAX MCLEANMAX MCLEANMax McLean
Average hours per week working for org60.0060.00060.00
Reportable compensation from org$235,290.00$234,855.00$201,458.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$14,981.00$12,629.00$6,044.00
PositionIndividual trustee or director, OfficerIndividual trustee or director, OfficerIndividual trustee or director, Officer
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00
Metzger, Christine
TitleMANAGING DIRECTOR (TO JUN 2016)MANAGING DIRECTOR 
Name of key/compensated personCHRISTINE METZGERCHRISTINE METZGER 
Average hours per week working for org40.0040.00 
Reportable compensation from org$75,791.00$123,874.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$3,028.00$6,964.00 
PositionOfficerOfficer 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00 
Morgan, Hardie
TitleBOARD CHAIRBOARD CHAIRBoard member
Name of key/compensated personHARDIE MORGANHARDIE MORGANHardie Morgan
Average hours per week working for org2.002.00002.00
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
PositionIndividual trustee or director, OfficerIndividual trustee or director, OfficerIndividual trustee or director
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00
Quigley, Daniel
TitleBOARD MEMBERBOARD MEMBERBoard member
Name of key/compensated personDANIEL FRANCIS QUIGLEYDANIEL FRANCIS QUIGLEYDaniel Francis Quigley
Average hours per week working for org2.002.00002.00
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
PositionIndividual trustee or directorIndividual trustee or directorIndividual trustee or director
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00
Rogers, John
TitleBOARD MEMBERBOARD MEMBER 
Name of key/compensated personJOHN ROGERSJOHN ROGERS 
Average hours per week working for org2.002.00 
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00 
PositionIndividual trustee or directorIndividual trustee or director 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00 
Tarwater, Michael
TitleVICE CHAIRVICE CHAIRBoard member
Name of key/compensated personMICHAEL TARWATERMICHAEL TARWATERMichael Tarwater
Average hours per week working for org2.002.00002.00
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
PositionIndividual trustee or director, OfficerIndividual trustee or director, OfficerIndividual trustee or director
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00
Purpose: mission, activities & accomplishments
Mission or significant activitiesTO PRODUCE THEATRE FROM A CHRISTIAN WORLDVIEW THAT ENGAGES A DIVERSE AUDIENCE.TO PRODUCE THEATRE FROM A CHRISTIAN WORLDVIEW THAT ENGAGES A DIVERSE AUDIENCE.See Schedule O
Program expenses (total)$4,030,892.00$3,612,615.00$3,459,954.00
Programs, including revenue & expenses
PERFORMANCE AND OTHER THEATRICAL PRODUCTIONS:NUMEROUS THEATRICAL PERFORMANCES OF THE SCREWTAPE LETTERS, MARTIN LUTHER ON TRIAL AND C.S. LEWIS ON STAGE: THE MOST RELUCTANT CONVERT IN PERFORMING ARTS VENUES IN NEW YORK CITY AND THROUGHOUT THE UNITED STATES, AND IN THE UNITED KINGDOM.
Program expenses$4,030,892.00$3,572,973.00 
Program revenue$2,064,935.00$2,015,723.00 
Program descriptionPERFORMANCE AND OTHER THEATRICAL PRODUCTIONS:NUMEROUS THEATRICAL PERFORMANCES OF THE SCREWTAPE LETTERS, MARTIN LUTHER ON TRIAL AND C.S. LEWIS ON STAGE: THE MOST RELUCTANT CONVERT IN PERFORMING ARTS VENUES IN NEW YORK CITY AND THROUGHOUT THE UNITED STATES, AND IN THE UNITED KINGDOM.PERFORMANCE AND OTHER THEATRICAL PRODUCTIONS:NUMEROUS THEATRICAL PERFORMANCES OF THE GREAT DIVORCE, THE SCREWTAPE LETTERS, MARTIN LUTHER ON TRIAL AND C.S. LEWIS ON STAGE: THE MOST RELUCTANT CONVERT IN PERFORMING ARTS VENUES THROUGHOUT THE UNITED STATES. 
PRODUCT DISTRIBUTION:DISTRIBUTION OF AUDIO AND VIDEO MEDIA CONSISTING OF THE DRAMATIC AND ARTISTIC RENDERING OF CLASSIC CHRISTIAN LITERATURE AND THE BIBLE. PRODUCT DISTRIBUTION INCLUDES MERCHANDISE SOLD AT THE THEATRE DURING PRODUCTION.
Program expenses $37,310.00 
Program revenue $74,098.00 
Program description PRODUCT DISTRIBUTION:DISTRIBUTION OF AUDIO AND VIDEO MEDIA CONSISTING OF THE DRAMATIC AND ARTISTIC RENDERING OF CLASSIC CHRISTIAN LITERATURE AND THE BIBLE. PRODUCT DISTRIBUTION INCLUDES MERCHANDISE SOLD AT THE THEATRE DURING PRODUCTION. 
Performances and other theatrical productions - Numerous theatrical performances of Christian literature including C.S. Lewis The Great Divorce and The Screwtape Letters in performing arts venues and houses of worship throughout the United States. Individuals served through live performances totaled approximately 65,000.
Program expenses  $3,368,856.00
Program revenue  $2,618,317.00
Program description  Performances and other theatrical productions - Numerous theatrical performances of Christian literature including C.S. Lewis The Great Divorce and The Screwtape Letters in performing arts venues and houses of worship throughout the United States. Individuals served through live performances totaled approximately 65,000.
Production/distribution of audio and video media presentations of classic Christian literature. The Organization produces and distributes audio and video media consisting of the dramatic and artistic rendering of these source documents. The high quality recordings are produced with an artistic/dramatic focus based on theological and artistic choices. These recordings complement the Organizations dramatic stage presentations and the daily radio programs. Selection of both the content and the medium for each recording is based on the religious, artistic and educational goals of the Organization. The recordings are distributed to individuals via the Organizations website, to nonprofit organizations and distributors for the purpose of exposing as many people as possible to historic Christian literature. The Listeners Bible is available on websites and mobile apps, accessed daily by hundreds of thousands of listeners worldwide.
Program expenses  $85,337.00
Program revenue  $262,616.00
Program description  Production/distribution of audio and video media presentations of classic Christian literature. The Organization produces and distributes audio and video media consisting of the dramatic and artistic rendering of these source documents. The high quality recordings are produced with an artistic/dramatic focus based on theological and artistic choices. These recordings complement the Organizations dramatic stage presentations and the daily radio programs. Selection of both the content and the medium for each recording is based on the religious, artistic and educational goals of the Organization. The recordings are distributed to individuals via the Organizations website, to nonprofit organizations and distributors for the purpose of exposing as many people as possible to historic Christian literature. The Listeners Bible is available on websites and mobile apps, accessed daily by hundreds of thousands of listeners worldwide.
RADIO MINISTRY:ONE AND THREE MINUTE DAILY FEATURES AS WELL AS SEVERAL 25 MINUTE SPECIALS AT CHRISTMAS, EASTER AND OTHER HOLIDAYS. RADIO PROGRAMS ARE AIRED ON OVER 650 NON-COMMERCIAL AND OTHER RADIO FACILITIES.
Program expenses $2,332.00$5,761.00
Program description RADIO MINISTRY:ONE AND THREE MINUTE DAILY FEATURES AS WELL AS SEVERAL 25 MINUTE SPECIALS AT CHRISTMAS, EASTER AND OTHER HOLIDAYS. RADIO PROGRAMS ARE AIRED ON OVER 650 NON-COMMERCIAL AND OTHER RADIO FACILITIES.Radio Ministry - One and three minute daily features as well as several 25 minute specials at Christmas, Easter, and other holidays. These radio programs are aired on over 650 non-commercial and other radio facilities. The weekly cumulative audience is estimated at 1.5 million people. The Organization received 927,180 worth of donated radio airtime.
Financial data
Expense categories (totals)
Sum (total functional expenses)$5,524,105.00$5,095,909.00$4,416,832.00
Program services (total functional expenses)$4,030,892.00$3,612,615.00$3,459,954.00
Management & general (total functional expenses)$737,131.00$771,499.00$259,221.00
Fundraising (total functional expenses)$756,082.00$711,795.00$697,657.00
Revenue
Total revenue$5,334,818.00$5,431,737.00$6,051,553.00
Program service revenue (total)$2,056,642.00$2,015,723.00$2,618,317.00
Revenue from contributions (total)$3,269,667.00$3,322,611.00$3,226,162.00
Revenue from noncash contributions$401,028.00$225,058.00 
Investment income-$5,812.00$14,477.00$2,539.00
Total unrelated business revenue$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other revenue, current yr$14,321.00$78,926.00$204,535.00
Net unrelated business taxable revenue$0.00$0.00 
Total revenue from grants, etc., current yr$3,269,667.00$3,322,611.00$3,226,162.00
Gross receipts$6,830,849.00$6,618,276.00$6,109,634.00
Sources of contributions
Revenue from all other contributions$3,269,667.00$3,322,611.00$3,226,162.00
Other types of revenue
Miscellaneous revenue (total)$6,028.00$4,828.00 
Income from dividends, interest, and similar investments$6,379.00$15,016.00$2,539.00
Net rental income  $0.00
Net inventory sales (total)$8,293.00$74,098.00$204,535.00
Fees for services
Lobbying fees (total)  $0.00
Legal fees (total)$3,544.00$1,765.00$1,607.00
Fundraising service fees (total)$143,700.00$155,775.00$106,191.00
General management fees (total)$657,556.00$708,063.00$0.00
Investment management fees (total)  $0.00
Accounting service fees (total)$121,207.00$102,793.00$33,225.00
Assets and liabilities
Total assets$4,997,945.00$5,252,324.00$4,845,147.00
Total assets, beginning of year$5,252,324.00$4,845,147.00$3,518,169.00
Total liabilities$247,144.00$276,084.00$111,866.00
Total liabilities, beginning of year$276,084.00$111,866.00$419,609.00
Pledges & accounts receivable, net$214,752.00$825,692.00$764,851.00
Temporarily restricted net assets$214,752.00$825,692.00$764,851.00
Net assets$4,750,801.00$4,976,240.00$4,733,281.00
Net assets, beginning of year$4,976,240.00$4,733,281.00$3,098,560.00
Other assets $41,216.00$134,085.00
Investments: other securities$104,427.00$1,040,376.00$1,986,891.00
Cash: non-interest bearing$468,460.00$485,246.00$999,833.00
Cash: non-interest bearing, beginning of year$485,246.00$999,833.00$1,358,387.00
Inventories for sale or use $0.00$3,668.00
Other financial variables
Revenue less expenses-$189,287.00$335,828.00$1,634,721.00
Advertising (total)$963,217.00$739,065.00$844,345.00
Savings & temp cash investment$3,726,688.00$2,105,403.00$378,429.00
Accounts receivable, net$69,432.00$108,390.00$129,928.00
Prepaid expenses & deferred charges$234,605.00$319,892.00$159,709.00
Accounts payable & accrued expenses$247,144.00$276,084.00$111,866.00
Total net assets or fund balances$4,750,801.00$4,976,240.00$4,733,281.00
Depreciation, depletion, amortization$146,528.00$153,546.00$126,418.00
Payment to affiliates  $0.00
Governance and accountability
Number of voting members766
Number of independent voting members655
Financial sheets auditedTrueTrueTrue
Tax year start date2016-04-012015-04-012014-04-01
Tax year end date2017-03-312016-03-312015-03-31
Accounting methodAccrualAccrualAccrual
Indicators for schedules (selected)
Business transaction with entity owner  True
Business transaction with family member  True
Business transaction with employee  True
Metadata about the filing
E-return type990990990
Reason for form submission
Address changeTrue  
Date e-filing submitted2018-03-072017-07-202016-02-08
IRS schema version2016v3.02015v3.02014v5.0
Filing identifier201830439349301713201740379349300619201543139349300924
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