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  • Daffodil Hudson: Hello?

  • Yeah, this is she.

  • What?

  • Oh, yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah, of course I accept.

  • What are the dates again?

  • Pen. Pen. Pen.

  • March 17 through 21.

  • Okay, all right, great. Thanks.

  • Lab Partner: Who was that?

  • DH: It was TED.

  • LP: Who's TED?

  • DH: I've got to prepare.

  • ["Give Your Talk: A Musical"] (Music)

  • ["My Talk"]

  • Procrastination. ♪

  • What do you think?

  • (Doorbell)

  • Can I help you?

  • (Music)

  • Speaker Coach 1: ♪ Let's prepare for main stage. ♪

  • It's your time to shine. ♪

  • If you want to succeed then

  • you must be primed. ♪

  • Speaker Coach 2: ♪ Your slides are bad

  • but your idea is good

  • so you can bet before we're through, ♪

  • speaker, we'll make a TED Talk out of you. ♪

  • Speaker Coach 3: ♪ We know about climate change, ♪

  • but what can you say that's new? ♪

  • SC 1: Once you find your focus

  • then the talk comes into view. ♪

  • SC 2: ♪ Don't ever try to sell something

  • from up on that stage

  • or we won't post your talk online. ♪

  • All: ♪ Somehow we'll make a TED Talk out of you. ♪

  • (Music)

  • SC 1: Ready to practice one more time?

  • DH: Right now?

  • Stagehand: Break a leg.

  • DH: ♪ I'll never remember all this. ♪

  • Will the clicker work when I press it? ♪

  • Why must Al Gore go right before me? ♪

  • Oh man, I'm scared to death. ♪

  • ♪ I hope I don't pass out onstage

  • and now I really wish I wasn't wearing green. ♪

  • All: ♪ Give your talk. ♪

  • SC 1: ♪ You must be be sweet like Brené Brown. ♪

  • All: ♪ Give your talk. ♪

  • SC 2: ♪ You must be funny like Ken Robinson. ♪

  • All: ♪ Give your talk. ♪

  • SC 3: ♪ You must be cool like Reggie Watts

  • All: ♪ and bring out a prop like Jill Bolte Taylor. ♪

  • DH: ♪ My time is running over. The clock now says nil. ♪

  • ♪ I'm saying my words faster. Understand me still. ♪

  • ♪ I'm too nervous to give this TED Talk. ♪

  • All: ♪ Don't give up. Rehearse. You're good. ♪

  • We'll edit out the mistakes that you make. ♪

  • Give your talk. ♪

  • DH: ♪ I will be big like Amy Cuddy. ♪

  • All: ♪ Give your talk. ♪

  • DH: ♪ I will inspire like Liz Gilbert. ♪

  • All: ♪ Give your talk. ♪

  • DH: ♪ I will engage like Hans Rosling

  • and release mosquitos

  • like Bill Gates. ♪

  • SC 2: ♪ I'll make a TED Talk out of you. ♪

  • ♪ I'll make a TED Talk out of you. ♪

  • ♪ I'll make a TED Talk out of you. ♪

  • ♪ I'll make a TED Talk out of you. ♪

  • ♪ I'll make a TED Talk out of you. ♪

  • (Applause)

  • ["Brought to you by TED staff and friends"]

  • (Music)

Daffodil Hudson: Hello?

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【TED】TED, the Musical

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