The Majestic Performing Arts and Cinema Center is owned by Gettysburg College, and operated under the following Organizing Principles established by the theater's Executive Committee of community and college representatives:
- Program a diverse series of professional touring artists to enliven and enhance the cultural life of the whole community and its visitors, including people with disabilities;
- Exhibit films daily according to the interests of the community and the evolving marketplace;
- Present a balance of college & community produced events;
- Contribute to the economic vitality of downtown and the growth of regional tourism; and
- Meet the highest organizational standards for professional practices, facility maintenance, and fiscal responsibility.