Date and Time
Nov 11, 2019 8:00 pm
A Busboys and Poets event hosted this week by 13 of Nazareth
a multifaceted creative
living with epilepsy
a dry sense of humor
and peace of mind over everything
pursuing the evidence
of things not seen
in hopes of becoming
a worthy accolade
FEATURING: SONS OF BALDWIN
Sons of Baldwin is a spoken word duo made up of Kenneth Something and Duke the Root. As same-gender-loving poets Sons of Baldwin has never asked for a seat at the table but instead their bold, honest, unpologetic in your face poetry is known to shock audiences and flip table upside down.
Duke the Root is an award winning poet, organizer and artivist. He is a Southern Fried Slam Champion and 3 time Mary Bowman DC Pride Slam Champion. Duke is the co-author of Baldwin Sent Me.
Kenneth Something is an award winning spoken word artist. He is the founder of DewMore Baltimore and co-author of Baldwin Sent Me. His slam achievements include winning Word War, Baltimore Grand Slam, The National Poetry Slam and being ranked 3rd Slam Poet in the world In 2017.
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. Expect to be moved, expect a packed house, expect the unexpected, but above all come with an open mind and ear.
$5 cover. Wristbands are available for purchase online at midnight and in the restaurant starting at 10:00 AM (cash only). No refunds. Ticket purchase limit of 4 per person. Guests must have their wristbands (tickets) on upon entering the event.
Seating is available on a first come, first seated basis. No saved or reserved seats are allowed. Failure to check in within 30 minutes of advertised start time may result in forfeiture of seats.