Resident companies are separate, independently operated nonprofit organizations that call the Grand Theatre their home. To achieve Resident Company status at the Grand Theatre, an organization must be:
- Recognized as a tax-exempt non-profit organization
- A local performing arts presenting or producing organization
- Presenting or producing a minimum of 15 paid days per year inclusive of rehearsal and performances at the Grand Theatre.
- Able to schedule the season/series of events a minimum of 12-24 months in advance.