Special Events

Upcoming Special Music, Literary, Film, & Open Mic Events

 Interested in being funny? More interested in being funny quickly???
Come on down to the Backdoor Playhouse on Thursdays from 4:00-5:00 and join Tech's new IMPROV Team.Anyone and everyone is welcome! 

If you have any questions email brileyjbarnett@gmail.com. 


Novelist & poet Rachel B. Glaser - Thursday evening, March 21, 7:00 pm, Backdoor Playhouse

Free and open to the public.
Rachel B. Glaser is the author of the novel Paulina & Fran (2015), the short fiction collection Pee On Water (2010), and the poetry collections Moods (2013), and Hairdo (2017). In 2017, Glaser was named one of Granta's Best of Young American Novelists. She teaches in the Mountainview low-residency M.F.A. in New Hampshire, and lives in Northampton, MA. She studied painting and animation at Rhode Island School of Design, and poetry and fiction at UMass-Amherst. In 2013, she received the McSweeney’s Amanda Davis Highwire Fiction Award. She lives in Northampton, Massachusetts. She tweets as @candle_face.

 WCTE Upper Cumberland PBS and Indie Lens Pop-Up, presented by ITVS, Independent Lens, will screen Mister Roger's Neighborhood on Tuesday, April 16, at the Backdoor Playhouse at 805 Quadrangle Drive on Tennessee Tech’s campus. 

Doors open at 5:30, the free screening is from 6:00 -7:00 p.m. and will be followed by open discussion.


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