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.

Featured Events

Shine A Light On ’69: Full Stream Available Now!

We at the Light Up The Queen Foundation want to thank everyone who came out and supported another year at Shine A Light! Below is the full stream so you can watch and re-live the fun! For more information about Shine A Light, and if you want to keep tabs for next...

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Chavela

Sunday April 28, 2019 2:00pm

Chavela is the tale of Mexico’s great singer, Chavela Vargas. Including never before-seen footage, Chavela takes you back on a 20 year journey that ties together the lyrical voice of Chavela as well as the voices of others to create the riveting story of Chavela’s life. Through her musical brilliance and her resistance to societal norms, Chavela Vargas quickly became an icon for Mexico.

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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

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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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