Nutcracker Under the Dome

Nutcracker Under the Dome

Westfield San Francisco Centre’s iconic Dome comes to life each evening with a one-of-a-kind animated 3D light spectacular. This holiday season, San Francisco Ballet’s Nutcracker is the inspiration for this extraordinary visual experience crafted by local technology innovators, Obscura Digital.

Westfield San Francisco Centre

Thursday, November 20 – Saturday, December 31, 2014
Launch Event: Thursday, November 20, 2014

Free light spectaculars nightly every half hour from 5pm until mall closing.

Mall visitors will also be able to meet our students and dancers at special appearances and participate in unique interactive family programs presented by the San Francisco Ballet Center for Dance Education.

Schedule of Events

All events take place at Westfield San Francisco Centre, 4th Floor Under the Dome unless otherwise noted.

Thursday, November 20, 2014
Family Festival Launch Event, 4–6pm

Saturday, November 22, 2014
SF Ballet Meet & Greet, 5–6pm

Saturday, November 29, 2014
Nutcracker Story time and Movement workshop, 4:15–4:45pm

Tuesday, December 2, 2014
Giving Tuesday Happy Hour, 6–8pm

Saturday, December 6, 2014
SF Ballet Meet & Greet, 5–6pm

Saturday, December 13, 2014
Nutcracker Story time and Movement workshop, 4:15–4:45pm

Saturday, December 20, 2014
Sugar Plum Fairy Breakfast, 8–9am
Buy Sugar Plum Fairy Breakfast Tickets

Composer: Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Choreographer: Helgi Tomasson


For additional questions call Ticket Services


Monday – Friday
10 am – 4 pm

On performance days, the phones open at 10am and stay open until the performance begins.

Nutcracker Interactive Storybook
Nutcracker Interactive Storybook

Interact with San Francisco Ballet’s Nutcracker through our beautifully illustrated tablet app.
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