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Downtown Reno's Lear Theater Reopens for TEDx Event

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Downtown Reno's historic Lear Theater opened its doors on Friday to host a one-day TEDx Reno event.

This is the second year this TEDx event was held and this year they moved to the larger location to help show the community how the theater can be used.

It took seven months of work to get the theater ready to host the event but attendees say the work paid off.

"Seeing just the variety and diversity of the speakers has been pretty cool, and they range all the way from people actually singing and expressing their message through that to amazing talks on research and may things you may not have even thought of," says TEDx attendee Lyndsey Kemper.

TEDx hopes to continue holding its lecture series at the theater in the years to come.  They sold 350 tickets for today's event.
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