Award-Winning 3-D Light Show and New Live Acoustical Performances to
FÊte the City by the Bay
SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
Westfield San Francisco Centre, the city’s premiere destination for
world-class fashion, entertainment and dining, is thrilled to present
its third annual 3-D light show Corazon Under the Dome and a live
acoustical performance series featuring Bay Area artists July 4-August 17.
Corazon Under the Dome is a six-minute state-of-the-art musical
light show celebrating iconic San Francisco with animated images and
sing-along songs projected on the Centre’s historic 102-foot wide dome.
From the Gold Rush to the Summer of Love and beyond, Corazon Under
the Dome will delight guests with classics from Tony Bennett, Otis
Redding, Judy Garland, Journey and The Steve Miller Band, to name a few.
The show features images of the gold mining era of the 1840s, the 1906
earthquake, 1930s jazz, the Beatnik era of the 1950s, disco of the 1970s
and San Francisco’s beautiful new waterfront in the 1990s. From the
famous cable cars and Coit Tower to Fisherman’s Wharf and the Ferry
Building, Corazon Under the Dome is a stunning visual and musical
journey through San Francisco history.
The show is located on Level Four of Westfield San Francisco Centre and
runs nightly starting at 5:00 p.m. and then every half hour until the
Centre closes. Monday-Saturday, the last show is at 8:30 p.m. On Sunday,
the last show is at 7:00 p.m.
New Weekly Summer Concert Series
Reviving a tradition established by The Emporium department
store’s historic bandstand in the early 20th century,
Westfield San Francisco Centre will host live acoustical performances by
Bay Area musicians under the dome on Thursday, Friday and Saturday
afternoons from 3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. A schedule of bands will be
available at www.westfield.com/sanfrancisco.
Fourth of July Weekend Kick-Off with Picnic Under the Dome
New this year, Westfield San Francisco Centre will host live
performances and a Picnic Under the Dome from noon – 5:00 p.m., Friday,
July 4 and Saturday, July 5 in celebration of the Fourth of July
weekend. Guests attending the retro-themed picnic will enjoy music and
special Fourth of July treats, including lemonade,cotton candy
and a photo booth, and are encouraged to wear fashions from their
Summer Happy Hours or Dinner at the Restaurant Collection Under the
Westfield San Francisco Centre invites visitors to enjoy a viewing of Corazon
Under the Dome with a meal at the Restaurant Collection Under the
Dome. Guests can enjoy a first-class epicurean experience from a diverse
collection of cuisines including modern Chinese at M.Y. Chinaby
world-famous chef Martin Yan, authentic Italian at Cupola Pizzeria, a timeless
steak, chop and seafood house at Lark Creek Steak, Southeast Asian
at Straits or enjoy wine and light bites at La Boulange du Dome.
Cupola Pizzeria, La Boulange du Dome and M.Y. China feature patio
seating and views of the Dome.
In 2013, Westfield San Francisco Centre won a Gold Apex Award at the
Digital Signage Expo® (DSE) for its semi-annual light show productions – Illuminique
Under the Dome and Corazon Under the Dome – honoring
innovative technology in the global Digital Out-of-Home industry.
Westfield partnered with Obscura Digital, a San Francisco-based creative
technology studio, to conceive and create the show using one-of-a-kind
3-D mapping technology. Obscura is also responsible for the stunning San
Francisco Ballet’sNutcracker Under the Dome annual holiday
light spectacular at Westfield. Their portfolio boasts building
projections across the world including the Sydney Opera House in
Australia, Guggenheim Museum in New York and Disney Concert Hall in Los
Angeles. Corazon Under the Dome is an unrivaled “must-see” for
Bay Area locals and visitors from around the world.
About Westfield San Francisco Centre
Located in the heart of San Francisco near Union Square and the city’s
renowned cultural attractions, Westfield San Francisco Centre is home to Nordstrom,
Bloomingdale's and over 200 shops, restaurants and cafes, as well
as San Francisco's largest day spa, Burke WilliamsDay Spaand
a Century Theatres.
Westfield San Francisco Centre is easily accessible by public transit
including BART, Muni or Cable Car. The Centre is located just 20 minutes
from San Francisco International Airport on the corner of 5th
& Market across the street from San Francisco’s largest parking garage.
Valet parking is also available. Visit www.westfield.com/sanfrancisco
for further details.
Westfield San Francisco Centre
Vineetha Pathrose, 415-486-3258
Source: Westfield San Francisco Centre