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Lights, Cameras, Storytelling!

Filmmaker Jay Childs Puts TEDxPortsmouth in Focus Telling the story of a storytelling event at a venue with a rich history of storytelling — that’s the challenge facing videographer/filmmaker Jay Childs as he prepares to shoot TEDxPortsmouth at The Music Hall this...

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The TEDxPortsmouth Theme for 2019:

Point of No Return What is a “point of no return?” How do we approach? Where is the threshold? When do we enter the maelstrom, the spinning fugue of what was and what will be? What becomes of us afterwards? Who are we? Who will we be? Are we always approaching the...

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A Brief History of TEDxPortsmouth [est. 2013]

Did you know that this year’s TEDxPortsmouth (Friday, Sept. 13, 2019) will be the seventh annual TEDx to be held in our fair city by the sea? And the second to be staged at the venerable and totally rockin’ Music Hall! But how did it all begin? TEDxPortsmouth actually...

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TED Talk videos shown at our 2018 event

We've been asked by several attendees how they can find and re-watch the TED Talk videos that we curated into our TEDxPortsmouth: That was Then event. Here are the videos we showed: A musical escape into a world of light and color (Kaki King | TEDWomen 2015) A visual...

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Call for submissions for the Portsmouth MixTape

Exciting news, folks! As part of our “That was Then” theme, we’re looking for audio works from past and present that represent Portsmouth. This is part of our “Percent for Art” allocation in our annual event budget, inspired by the City of Portsmouth and launched at...

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