The LUQ Foundation is dedicated to the success of the Queen Theater in Wilmington, DE, and to ensuring the Queen remains a catalyst for building community through high-quality programs in arts and music education.

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Light Up The Queen Welcomes New Executive Director

The Light Up The Queen Foundation is proud to announce the appointment of Sarah Koon as Executive Director of all programming and operations. The Light Up the Queen Foundation provides community-based events and innovative programming in arts and music education that enriches the lives of Wilmington, Delaware residents, particularly those with limited access to the arts.

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Man on Fire Documentary

Wednesday, February 13, 2019 at 6:30pm

In the small town of Grand Saline, Texas, one man could no longer keep secret the dark history of his hometown. In 2014 Charles Moore, set himself on fire to bring awareness to the lurking racism in the area.

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From the Second Wave to the Tidal Wave

Sunday, March 27, 2018 at 6:30pm

This film tells the stories of four women who have fought to break down barriers and are now here to deal with the unfinished business of the 21st century, Gender Equality.

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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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