At long last, İstanbul has a world-class showplace for the Performing Arts. Zorlu Performing Arts Center showcases diverse artistic genres including Broadway and West End musicals, dance, classical, opera, jazz and the best pop artists. As the new crossroads for performance, visual and contemporary arts, Zorlu Performing Arts Center presents world famous performance troupes and the cream-of-thecrop of live performing artists. Our state-of-the-art main theatre, Turkcell Stage (2.242 seats) and Drama Stage (678 seats) have been designed to be the most technically advanced and acoustically perfect new performance halls in the world. Zorlu Performing Arts Center also houses multiple spaces for exhibition of visual and contemporary arts pieces, and features our celebrated City Stage, which presents a regular series of free public performances open to any local performer who dreams of performing for a live audience on a Zorlu Performing Arts Center stage. The complex also houses a high-tech Sound Recording Studio (the largest and most advanced in Europe) that doubles as a black-box theatre for intimate performances, acoustic concerts and other memorable events.
Raffles Arcade, populated by foreign guests after Raffles Istanbul Zorlu Center was opened, is enriched with elegant Turkish and foreign fine jewelry and design brands. Offering fine jewelry and luxuriant design items which both reflect classical taste and keep up with trends, Raffles Arcade is home to various brands including Anatoli, Atilla Karat, BVLGARI, B Point, Gardin, Greenwich Saat, Haremlique, Kafkas, Kafkas, Kwanpen, Molu Mücevher, Moncler Mont Blanc, Pomellato, Rotap, Sevan Bıçakçı, Sponza Sırmaison, Tiffany&Co. and Urart. In addition to symbolizing the harmony between the present and past with its glamorous corridors, Arcade area is compatible with the large brand mix available in Zorlu Shopping Mall.
Zorlu Center presents a new area that is sure to add a new vitality to the attraction center at the connection point of Asia and Europe continents. The Park, a real town square where the heart of the city beats, issituated on a land of 12.000 m2 square. There are specific areas for concerts,artistic events and resting places inaddition to playgrounds for children of different age groups.
In addition to fashion giants such as Valentino Dolce&Gabbana, Saint Laurent, Tiffany & Co, Fendi, Dior, Louis Vuitton, Prada, Burberry, Roberto Cavalli, Michael Kors, Moncler, Mont Blanc, Vakko, Urart, and Max&Co, Zorlu Shopping Mall is home to various attractive fashion brands including Beymen Club, GAP, Pinko, Faconnable, Lacoste, Gant and Tommy Hilfiger, as well as the largest H&M store in Turkey on an area of 3.000 m2.