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Falling Through The Rabbit Hole

PRESENTED ON NOV 23, 2014
IN CHRISTCHURCH @ VOL 21

"A period of time, perfectly orchestrated solely for the pure enjoyment that is somewhat hard to find..."

Festival director Johnny Gibson talks about how creating events is about making a fully immersive experience, not unlike entering into an alternative world... 

This was "Presentation of the Day" on July 9th, 2017. 

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Mørke Dage

BY MØRKE DAGE
@ VOL 26 ON SEP 24, 2015

'Mørke Dage' is a newbee art festival in our 'neighbor city' Aalborg. The focus is on the dark sides – visually, musically and through all sorts of installations.

https://www.facebook.com/morkedage

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Falling in Love with Tequila

BY SARAH KENNAN
@ VOL 37 ON MAR 07, 2016

"Now this Plant is called the agave, this plant is what Tequila is made of and this plant changed my life."

In "Falling in Love with Tequila" from PechaKucha Night Cape Town Vol. 37, Sarah Kennan shares a journey of one girl's passion for Tequila that has led her on adventures through Mexico to learn from the Tequila masters, inspiring her to start her own Tequila company in South Africa.

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The Rabbit Hole of Puppet Making

BY CLAY ACHEE
@ VOL 1 ON MAY 27, 2016

"I'll talk about the surprisingly deep rabbit hole that is puppet making, and my creative tumble down it."

A graduate of Savannah College of Art and Design, Clay Achee has studied and worked in the film and television industry for over 10 years. His other hobby? Cooking? Golf? Nah, he makes puppets.

We thoroughly enjoyed his presentation The Rabbit Hole of Puppet Making at PechaKucha Night Baton Rouge Vol. I.

This was "PechaKucha of the Day" on Thursday, September 8th, 2016. 

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What Defines Us is How Well We Rise After Falling

BY LUIS MORTEO
@ VOL 4 ON MAY 26, 2016

In this presentation, Luis Morteo describes what it's like to go through a tragic event... and how to bounce back from it.

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Dayton's Musical Wonderland

BY JENNIFER TAYLOR
@ VOL 27 ON JUN 09, 2016

Jennifer Taylor's work has become widely known since shooting Such a Night, the “Last Waltz” concert that is held at the Dayton Art Institute around Thanksgiving for the past few years.  Since 2012, Jennifer has been documenting the local arts and music scene, and has come to be known as Dayton's rock photographer'.  Our own Annie Leibovitz in-training is here to share a bit about her journey through Dayton's musical wonderland.

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Stowed Out Festival

BY CHRIS WEMYSS
@ VOL 4 ON OCT 06, 2016

Stowed Out is a small music festival held every year in the small Borders village of Stow.  This is the story of how it came about by Chris Wemyss.

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Bitcoin: Down The Rabbit Hole

BY ADAM HENNESSY
@ VOL 7 ON MAY 25, 2017

In 2009, a programmer or group of programmer, under the name Satoshi Nakamoto, presented to the world a worldwide cryptocurrency and digital payment system—a solution to frictionless settlement that has the power to change money as the world knows it. Adam Hennessy, a pioneer in the cryptocurrency arena and a Bitcoin “miner,” explores the components of cryptocurrency as he seeks to spark curiosity and perhaps even some “digital-gold fever” with this primer about Bitcoin.

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Music festival survival and The Bavard Bar

BY TIM CROOK
IN BEXHILL-ON-SEA

Tim Crook gives essential tips on how to survive the mayhem, mud and other inconveniences of music festivals. A funny talk allowing the audience to understand how best to tackle a festival. 

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Northside through 2017

BY LINE MARIE BACH
@ VOL 35 ON NOV 21, 2017

Line Marie Bach works with music festivals (for example Northside in Aarhus) and managing the enormous horde of volunteer workers that help clean up and run the grounds. Underway, the audience learns about the hows and the whys, and how Northside volunteer-leadership is actually becoming an accredited course in education!