We’re dedicated to the success of the Queen Theater in Wilmington, DE, and to assuring that the Queen remains a catalyst for building community through high-quality programs in arts, music, education, workforce development, and mentoring.

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Break the Chain

Sunday, September 23, 2018 at 2:00pm

Two survivors of child sex and labor trafficking provide a harrowing look at how this billion dollar industry hides in plain sight. It operates in this country, your state, probably in your town, and maybe even in your neighborhood.

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Holden On

Sunday, October 21st, 2018 at 2:00pm

Holden, a small town athlete, struggles to hide his mental illness from his friends and family.The film has helped initiate discussions on mental health and suicide prevention amongst teens and youth.

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LUQ Hosts Many Events Year-Round

All events are in some way related to giving back, an important foundation of our mission statement.

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Christian Salcedo Music Scholarship Fund

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Light Up The Queen’s Annual Appeal

Because you believe…

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The Queen is Made Possible

by gifts from our many generous donors.

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Look Inside The Queen

Interior photos from opening weekend of the Queen Theater

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View Our History

Glimpse into the past and see how The Queen became the theater you know and love…

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Thank You for Donating Today

The Light Up The Queen Foundation, a 501c3 non-profit, is dedicated to the preservation of the Queen Theater in Wilmington, DE. Donations from Community Partners ensure that the Light Up The Queen Foundation can continue providing quality Music & Arts Education programming in the historic Queen Theater.