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Transylvania Theater presents the relationship drama “Closer,” April 10-12 at 7:30 p.m. 4/9/08
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Transylvania Theater presents “Closer,” a play by Patrick Marber, Thursday, April 10 – Saturday, April 12 in the Lucille C. Little Theater. This powerful drama of contemporary relationships...[more]


Transylvania music programs offer free concerts this week 3/31/08
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Several Transylvania music programs are offering concerts this week that are all free and open to the public....[more]
North Carolina State University professor Frank Edens will discuss “sustainability of human health” at Transylvania on Thursday, March 27, at 7:30 p.m. 3/26/08
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Frank Edens, professor of poultry science at North Carolina State University, will give a lecture on the sustainability of human health Thursday, March 27, at 7:30 p.m. in Haggin...[more]
“Blood Diamonds” author to speak at Transylvania Wednesday, March 26, as part of Fair Trade Week events; free and open to the public 3/24/08
LEXINGTON, Ky.—The public is invited to a free talk by Greg Campbell, author of “Blood Diamonds,” the nonfiction work that inspired the 2006 movie “Blood Diamond,” with Leonardo DiCaprio and Djimon...[more]
Performance artist Claudia Stevens presents one-person play “Blue Lias, or the Fish Lizard’s Whore” at Transylvania, March 25, at 7:30 p.m.; free and open to the public 3/21/08
LEXINGTON, Ky.—In celebration of Women’s History Month, playwright and performance artist Claudia Stevens will present her original monodrama “Blue Lias or the Fish Lizard’s Whore” at Transylvania’s Carrick...[more]
In celebration of Women's History Month, Transy students host sixth-grade girls for the day. 3/13/08
LEXINGTON, Ky.—In celebration of Women’s History Month, female Transylvania students will adopt a group of sixth-grade girls for the day on Wednesday, March 26. The middle school girls will have the...[more]
“Draw, Build, Stamp,” runs Feb. 29 – April 18 at Transylvania’s Morlan Gallery; exhibit features work of Kentucky, Michigan and Florida artists 3/3/08
LEXINGTON, Ky.—“Draw, Build, Stamp,” opens Feb. 29 in Transylvania’s Morlan Gallery. The exhibition title honors the approach the three artists—Jim Cogswell of Michigan, Kendra Frorup of Florida and...[more]


“Liberal Education and America’s Promise” lecture at Transylvania to be given by president of Association of American Colleges and Universities, Tuesday, March 4 at 7:30 p.m. 2/25/08
LEXINGTON, Ky.—Carol Geary Schneider, president of the Association of American Colleges and Universities (AAC&U), will deliver a lecture titled “Liberal Education and America’s Promise” at Transylvania...[more]
Award-winning author R. T. Smith to give public reading and sign books Feb. 28, 8 p.m. at Transylvania University 2/22/08
LEXINGTON, Ky.—R. T. Smith, award-winning poet and short-story author will speak at Transylvania’s William T. Young Campus Center Thursday, Feb. 28, at 8 p.m. After reading from his work, the well-known...[more]
Transylvania University Theater presents the classic Michael Frayn comedy “Noises Off,” Feb. 21 –March 1 2/13/08
LEXINGTON, Ky.—The wildly wacky comedy “Noises Off” opens at Transylvania Thursday, Feb. 21 in the Lucille C. Little Theater. Showtimes for the well-known British farce are Feb. 21-23, 28-29 and March 1 at 7...[more]