What's Happening at Busboys and Poets

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Events at 14th & V

Tuesday Night Open Mic with host Twain Dooley
14th & V | Langston Room | May 2, 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.


NIAC DocuNight #37
14th & V | Langston Room | May 2, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Busboys and Poets welcomes The National Iranian American Council to the Langston room for their monthly Docunight. This month we are screening: Decadence and Downfall: The Shah of Iran's Ultimate Party.


Events at 5th & K

Private Event: CloseUp Foundation
5th & K | The Loft | May 2, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Private event in the Loft. To plan your event, call our events team at (202) 332 6432


Private Student Group Dinner
5th & K | Cullen Room | May 2, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Private event in the Cullen Room. To plan your event, complete our online form HERE or at the events office @ 202-332-1914.


Events at Takoma

Laborfest 2017- Labor R&B & Jazz show: Lee Anderson and Bev Holton
Takoma | Nicolás Guillén Room | May 2, 2017 | 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Labor Fest 2017 Presents: Labor R&B & Jazz show: Lee Anderson and Bev Holton.  Many musicians have day jobs and many office workers dream of other vocations: Lee and Bev weave these together perfectly. They both work at the AFL-CIO – Lee’s a Senior Digital Strategist in the Digital Strategies department and Bev’s an Administrative Secretary in the Communications department – and they’ve both been singing for decades.