John Nottingham : Getting to Wow

John Nottingham : Getting to Wow

John Nottingham and TEDxAsburyPark founder Brian Smiga  talk about “Getting to Wow”, which will be presented at TEDxAsburyPark on May 18, 2019. The following is an excerpt from the interview.  To read and hear the full interview, CLICK HERE Brian Smiga: This is Brian...
The CHAOS of Live Audition (What is it, exactly?)

The CHAOS of Live Audition (What is it, exactly?)

In the midst of holiday madness, there was a planned evening full of CHAOS–the good kind. On December 12th, the magic of TEDx Asbury Park came to life during Live Audition #1. Rescheduled from a month earlier, when Mother Nature delivered an early winter to the...
Avery Rose Puryear: Sounds that Inspire

Avery Rose Puryear: Sounds that Inspire

It seems like Avery Rose Puryear was born to make music. She comes from a musical family and developed her love for the art from her father, who is a bass guitarist. At just three years old, Avery began playing her grandfather’s upright piano, which she has mastered...
Jean Malpas: The Gender Revolution

Jean Malpas: The Gender Revolution

By Jane Lai Jean Malpas, a psychotherapist who works with transgender kids and their families. He says parents are bumping into novel challenges as their kids explore “gender expansiveness.” As society is becoming more welcoming of diverse gender identities, kids are...