What's Happening at Busboys and Poets

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Events at 14th & V

Indie Lens Pop Up Presents- Real Boy
14th & V | Langston Room | May 24, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

ITVS and WHUT Indie Lens Pop-Up and its community partners present Real Boy. Real Boy is the coming-of-age story of Bennett, a trans teenager with dreams of musical stardom.


Events at 5th & K

Wednesday Night Open Mic hosted by Dwayne B
5th & K | Cullen Room | May 24, 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.


Events at Brookland

Film Screening of “In Our Words”
Brookland | Main Dining Room | May 24, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Join Independant film maker Cameron Harris for a Private Screening of In Our words


Events at Takoma

Racial Equity and Nuclear Weapons
Takoma | Nicolás Guillén Room | May 24, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Join Beyond Nuclear and Alliance for Nuclear Accountability (ANA) to the Nicolás Guillén room for this discussion. This event will include Anti-nuclear speakers, film clips, outreach by Alliance for Nuclear Accountability to youth and people of color.


Donor/listening party with recording artist Mandisa (American Idol).
Takoma | Nicolás Guillén Room | May 24, 2017 | 9:30 am - 11:30 am

Busboys and Poets welcomes WGTS and recording artist, Mandisa, to the Nicolás Guillén room for this private event. To plan your event, complete our online form HERE or call the events office @ 202-332-6432.