The Light Up the Queen Foundation supports and produces events year-round – from our annual fundraising Shine a Light concert, to once-in-a-lifetime pop-up events such as the On Screen|In Person film screen series. All events are in some way related to giving back, an important foundation of our mission statement. We invite you to take a look at our past events to reflect on the creativity that has electrified the Queen Theater, and to stay tuned to upcoming activities. We invite you to become a part of our future.
Wednesday, April 5, 2017 at 6pm
The Light Up The Queen Foundation is proud to present, in cooperation with the Delaware Institute for the Arts in Education and PhillyBloco, the final work product of our 2017 In School Arts Residency Program!
March 31st, 2017 at 11:59pm
The “Boysie” Lowery Living Jazz Residency is a two-week performance and composition project aimed at debuting the next generation of jazz composers. Applications are now being accepted.
Saturday, April 15, 2017 at 2:00pm
Winner of multiple audience awards, States of Grace intimately captures the profound transformation of a revered physician and her family in the wake of a life-changing accident. For Dr. Grace Dammann, a pioneering AIDS specialist who was honored by the Dalai Lama, a routine commute across the Golden Gate Bridge turned tragic…
Wednesday, March 29, 2017 at 6pm
Real Boy is the coming-of-age story of Bennett Wallace, a transgender teenager on a journey to find his voice-as a musician, a friend, a son, and a man. As he navigates the ups and downs of young adulthood, he works to gain the support of his mother…
Saturday, March 4, 2017
The Light Up The Queen Foundation and Möbius New Media presented the entire Shine a Light on 1977 concert, in full, and the recorded webcast is found HERE…