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TCC presents

PLANETARIUM SHOWS

FREE and OPEN TO THE PUBLIC


Rock Music Laser Light Show: “The Wall” by Pink Floyd

Friday, February 24, 2017
Show times:  8:30 p.m.


Place:  Tidewater Community College Planetarium

            Virginia Beach Campus Science Building (BLDG J)

Show synopsis:  This production is a laser light show, accompanied by music from Pink Floyd’s album “The Wall”. The program will include 15 songs including "In the Flesh," "The Thin Ice," "Another Brick in the Wall," "Mother," "Goodbye Blue Sky," "Hey You," "Comfortably Numb" and "The Trial."


RESERVATIONS ARE REQUIRED:

There will be, however, a very limited number of standby tickets available at the planetarium the day of the show. You must arrive at least 15 minutes early to guarantee your reservation. To make a reservation you can call 822-1122 or register online as follows:


Black Holes

Friday, February 24, 2017
Show times:  6:00 p.m. and 7:15 p.m.

Place:  Tidewater Community College Planetarium

            Virginia Beach Campus Science Building (BLDG J)

Show synopsis:  Few mysteries in the universe have the power and awe of the black hole. Only now are we on the verge of understanding their true nature. What are they? How are they made? Is the earth in danger of being pulled into one? Discover the answers in the Clark Planetarium’s most popular original fulldome production Black Holes. Narrated by film actor John de Lancie (Q in Star Trek: the Next Generation).

RESERVATIONS ARE REQUIRED:

There will be, however, a very limited number of standby tickets available at the planetarium the day of the show. You must arrive at least 15 minutes early to guarantee your reservation. To make a reservation you can call 822-1122 or register online as follows:



NOTES:

 

  • Food, drinks, and chewing gum are not allowed in the planetarium.
  • No one will be admitted late, and if you leave during a show you can not be readmitted.
  • The theater is accessible to wheelchairs.
  • Must be at least 4 years old. Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult.

Parking:

Park in the lot closest to the Advanced Technology Center (ATC, BLDG H). The science building is to your left as you face the ATC. Go through the sliding doors. Campus map   

 

  • The TCC Planetarium has a state of the art Digistar 5 Laser Projector housed in a 40 foot dome with 87 permanent seats. It produces an all-sky image.
  • Each performance includes an all-dome show, a review of the night sky and a laser light show.
  • The total presentation will be approximately 1 hour long.

 


 

 

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