What's Happening at Busboys and Poets

Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Events at 14th & V

Tuesday Night Open Mic
14th & V | Langston Room | August 29, 2017 | 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm

A Busboys and Poetry event! For two hours, audiences can expect a diverse chorus of voices, and a vast array of professional spoken word performers, open mic rookies, musicians and a different host every week.


Ibram Kendi in Conversation with Andy Shallal
14th & V | Langston Room | August 29, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Please join Busboys & Poets Books in welcoming author Ibram X. Kendi in conversation with Andy Shallal. 


Events at Brookland

BUSBOYS AND POETS & @BeltwaySlamDC Present: the BELTWAY POETRY SLAM
Brookland | Pearl Bailey Room | August 29, 2017 | 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm

BUSBOYS AND POETS & @BeltwaySlamDC Presents: the BELTWAY POETRY SLAM. DC's only Poetry Slam, Inc certified slam event meets the last Tuesday of every month at Busboys and Poets' Brookland location.  


Events at Shirlington

Rise + Rhyme: Performing Arts for Ages 5 and Under! Featuring: THE GREAT ZUCCHINI
Shirlington | Robeson Room | August 29, 2017 | 9:30 am - 11:00 am

Rise + Rhyme is a weekly morning storytelling and performance series for children ages 5 and under with the goals of teaching children to engage with their community, learn to love performing and become rising artivists!

Today's performer is: THE GREAT ZUCCHINI