Transylvania Theater presents "Railsplitter"

Online Event Presented by Transylvania University Theater

Saturday, November 21st
12:30am - 2:30am

Transylvania University Theater, in partnership with Maurice Manning, an esteemed American poet, Guggenheim Fellow, Pulitzer Prize finalist and professor of English, presents a performance adaptation of his latest book of poetry, “Railsplitter.”


Railsplitter is a collection of 31 short interpretations of Manning’s poems — ranging from straight recitations of the lines to music videos. A choose-your-own adventure style of online theater performance, the production crew boasts of more than 10 directors, working with over 40 performers, including students, faculty, staff and alumni, put together by eight student video editors.


Tune into transy.edu/railsplitter on Nov. 20 at 7:30 p.m. for the premiere.