TEDxCharlottesville Open Mic Night

Do you have an idea worth spreading? Would you like to speak at this year's TEDxCharlottesville event? Share your story inspired by  “The Power of One” to the community at our Open Mic Night. Participants will be chosen to give their best 4 minute TEDxCharlottesville talk at The Jefferson Theater on Monday, September 26. Audience members will vote on their favorite speaker and who they would like to speak at the main November 11 event at the Paramount Theater. Please email us your 2 minute video submission via YouTube link by Wednesday, September 14th to openmic@tedxcharlottesville.com. Written submissions (500 word limit, please) are also accepted.

The main event, TEDxCharlottesville “The Power of One” will be held on November 11th, 2016, from 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. at the Paramount Theater. Tickets and more information about the event can be found at www.tedxcharlottesville.com and atwww.theparamount.net.  


  • 110 East Main Street
  • Charlottesville, VA 22902

Region: Downtown Mall Area

Located on Charlottesville’s historic Downtown Mall, The Jefferson Theater was established in 1912 as a live performance theater that played host to silent movies, vaudeville acts and a historic list of live performers, ranging from Harry Houdini to The ThreeStooges. The Jefferson reopened on November 27, 2009 after a comprehensive restoration that... more