About the Shows:
‘Let it Snow’
A holiday music show celebrating the winter season. Artistic impressions of various popular winter holiday music come to life on the dome transporting the entire family to a magical wonderland of music and light. Bells and reindeer, presents and cookies, snow and nutcrackers in colorful spectacles of fun.
Let it Snow is a festive light show for the holidays, featuring a variety of classics from Frank Sinatra and Chuck Berry to Burl Ives and Brenda Lee, and includes a stunning finale by the Trans-Siberian Orchestra. The soundtrack is visually enhanced with thematic animation, immersive special effects, and fulldome scenery.
Warning: This show contains some dizzying effects. It is not recommended for individuals prone to motion sickness, seizures, or light sensitivity.
‘Experience the Aurora’
Over seven months in the Arctic Circle, camera crews captured timelapse images of the Aurora Borealis with high resolution digital SLR cameras outfitted with fisheye lenses. The results are spectacular. For the first time the aurora has been captured as it was meant to be experienced, as a display that covers the entire sky. How and why the auroras are seen is also explained in this show.
'The Star of Bethlehem'
The Star of Bethlehem is also a show full dome show. The show takes you back to the little town of Bethlehem of long ago, in the endeavor to investigate the question “What was the “Star” that guided the Wise Men. Due to calendar revisions, the timing of the star is important.
Hollidaysburg Planetarium at Hollidaysburg Senior High School1510 North Montgomery Street, Hollidaysburg, PA 16648