Helen Marriage cofounded a company that specializes in creating large-scale, disruptive, whole-city arts events that bring traffic to a standstill and surprise and delight everyone who comes across them.
The Teresa Carreño Youth Orchestra is the national high-school-age youth orchestra of El Sistema, made up of the best young musicians from throughout Venezuela. Gustavo Dudamel, himself a product of El Sistema, is the new musical director of the LA Philharmonic.
About this event: On Sunday, October 29, 2019, from 10:00am-3: 30 pm, TEDxCapeMay returns for its eighth season to explore “Imagination & Innovation" through outstanding presenters from a wide variety of fields. The event takes place in a 1,000 seat performing arts theater and includes snacks, gifts, and an open bar lunch reception at the Congress Hall Hotel....
Event details: Cape May, New Jersey, United States · October 20, 2019
Theaster Gates is a potter whose ambitions stretch far beyond the wheel and the kiln. In Chicago, his leadership of artist-led spaces has catalyzed interest and excitement in a formerly neglected neighborhood, as he uses culture as a transformational weapon.
Passionate about using music as a tool for empathy cultivation, Abby Dobson creates music to inspire audiences to reflect on the world we live in and engage in action to promote transformative social change.
About this event: This year's TEDxHKED will take place on Saturday, May 31, 2014 at the landmark Sunbeam Theater in North Point, Hong Kong Island. Our theme this year is about inspired learning. We expect over 1,200 TEDx fans to fill this iconic venue centrally located near the heart of Hong Kong.
Date: 31 May 2014, Saturday
Time: 10 am - 3 pm
Event details: North Point, Hong Kong, Hong Kong · May 31, 2014
About this event: On September 24th 2011 at the historic Palace Theater in downtown Hilo a handful of speakers and 100 members of the community gathered together to talk story and share ideas on ways to empower yourself and the Big Island.
Event details: Hilo, Hawaii, United States · September 24, 2011
Rehearsals are done; attendees have arrived. TEDGlobal 2014: South! is in full effect in Rio de Janeiro, with mainstage talks starting tomorrow morning. Here's what it took to get there.
Stay tuned to the TED Blog for detailed coverage of TEDGlobal 2014.
The first TED took place in February 1984 in a theater that looked like a college lecture hall, complete with swivel desks at each seat. More than 30 years later, TEDWomen is happening this week in the same theater at the Monterey Conference Center. In a nice piece of symmetry, it will be one of the last events held before the center closes ...
About this event: We will show selected talks from our TEDxTraverse City 2014 conference. Revisit the Game Changers that inspired our audience and get a chance to watch some top TED videos. Join us at the State Theater for an inspiring half day, in case you missed it or just want to reignite the energy from the May event.
Event details: Traverse City, Michigan, United States · September 12, 2014
About this event: TEDxLFHS is a TEDxYouth event designed to highlight LFHS students, teachers and innovative thinkers that have ideas worth spreading. Our 2019 theme is The Ripple Effect, and the event places a strong emphasis on empowering young people in Lake Forest, area schools, and around the world. TEDxLFHS 2019 which will be held on March 13th in the David...
Event details: Lake Forest, Illinois, United States · March 13, 2019
About this event: The second annual TEDxCharlottesville took place on Nov. 14th 9am to 6pm at the beautiful Paramount Theater on the historic Downtown Mall in Charlottesville, VA. An amazing and diverse lineup of speakers shared their "ideas worth spreading," revolving around the event's theme, "RefleXions." A sold-out crowd of 1040 piled into the Paramount and l...
Event details: Charlottesville, Virginia, United States · November 14, 2014
About this event: Thirteen speakers from 8 countries participated today in a major debate on multipolarity, human rights and the new global order at Tuca-SP (Theater of the Catholic University of São Paulo). Today’s TEDx – a format that is internationally renowned for its short and thought-provoking talks – was supported by Conectas Human Rights and was broadcast...
Event details: Sao Paulo, Amazonas, Brazil · October 14, 2013
About this event: We had 15 presenters over the course of a Saturday, broken into 3 sessions. Outside of the main theater we had over 2 dozen exhibitors showing off technology, design, social entrepreneurial efforts and others. Great food and local entertainment rounded out the day.
Event details: St. Louis, Missouri, United States · February 21, 2015
About this event: A live audience experience created by theater professionals that includes unique, local speakers and a curated selection of TED talks. Audience members have highly rated past events, commenting that the widely divergent topics compliment each other and that there are opportunities for meeting new people, discussion, and interacting with the pre...
Event details: Austin, Minnesota, United States · November 5, 2016
TEDFest is an opportunity to meet TEDxers from around the world while watching the live-hosted TED program in Brooklyn, New York. Exclusively programmed for the entire TEDx community, TEDFest joins the best of TED with all that New York has to offer.
About this event: The Fine Arts Jazz Quartet broke the ice. Youth-founder Katie Payne shared how "baby steps and giant leaps" led to the creation of a theater company That Awkward Stage. Composers of a youth-created "That Awkward Stage" musical was performed. Chad Tomberlin from Substreet Parkour Team proved that a true sense of community comes when we all find o...
Event details: Greenville, South Carolina, United States · January 19, 2012