What's Happening at Busboys and Poets

Monday, December 18, 2017

Events at 14th & V

Taking the Stage, Taking a Stand: LGBTQ Voices Against Violence
14th & V | Langston Room | December 18, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

The DC Anti-Violence Project seeks to use spoken word, dance, poetry, visual art, and other forms of artistic expression to bring DC LGBT communities together for a night of healing and self-expression to prevent violence in and against our communities and to support the survivors that live in our midst.


Events at Brookland

Monday Night Open Mic hosted by Carolyn Malachi
Brookland | Pearl Bailey Room | December 18, 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.


Rise + Rhyme: Featuring - Banjo Man 12.18.17
Brookland | Pearl Bailey Room | December 18, 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: Banjo Man 


Events at Hyattsville

Rise + Rhyme: Featuring - Drum Lady K   12.18.17
Hyattsville | Zinn Room | December 18, 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: Drum Lady K 


Events at Shirlington

Monday Night Open Mic Hosted by Lauren Bullock
Shirlington | Robeson Room | December 18, 2017 | 8:00 pm - 10:00 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.


Bread & Roses- Nancy MacLean: Democracy in Chains: The Deep History of the Radical Right’s Stealth P
Shirlington | Robeson Room | December 18, 2017 | 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Bread and Roses presents: Nancy MacLean: Democracy in Chains: The Deep History of the Radical Right's Stealth Plan for America An explosive exposé of the right’s relentless campaign to eliminate unions, suppress voting, privatize public education, and change the Constitution.


Events at Takoma

Rise + Rhyme: Featuring - Frolic the Fox 12.18.17
Takoma | Nicolás Guillén Room | December 18, 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: Frolic the Fox