Looking for top talent for TEDx
IF you think you have the X-factor, you could be the entertainment at amajor event inTauranga next year.
Talents of every kind are invited to apply to be one of three entertainment acts at the TEDx Tauranga 2019 event in June.
The eventwill be a night of food, entertainment, enlightenment and 11 speakers.
TEDx is a nonprofit run by volunteers who hope to better the world.
The philosophy is of “ideas worth spreading” through short, powerful talks.
The talks relate to technology, entertainment and design (TED).
The TEDx experience will be in June, 2019 and speakers and entertainment are being sought.
Licensee SheldonNesdale says they are looking for three acts after each 90-minute session at the event and the more varied, the better. “Anything goes,” Sheldon says. Entertainers in the past— next year will be their sixth event— have included kapa haka, percussion drums, children’s choirs, poetry and even a hoola-hooper.
Applicants can submit a video before December 9 and if called back, will perform at a live demo day at Totara St.
To apply check out www.tedxtauranga.com/tedxfactor/
Freddy Matariki Carr combined rhythmic hoop gymnastics with modern dance and two hoops at the last TEDx Tauranga event.