What's Happening at Busboys and Poets

Monday, May 14, 2018

Events at 14th & V

Author Event-MURDER ON SHADES MOUNTAIN: The Legal Lynching of Willie Peterson and the Struggle for J
14th & V | Langston Room | May 14, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Please join us in the Langston Room for this Author event. MURDER ON SHADES MOUNTAIN: The Legal Lynching of Willie Peterson and the Struggle for Justice in Jim Crow Birmingham


Events at Brookland

Rise + Rhyme: Performing Arts for Ages 5 and Under! Featuring: Drum Lady K 5.14.18
Brookland | Pearl Bailey Room | May 14, 2018 | 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 


Monday Night Open Mic Hosted by Orville Walker 5.14.18
Brookland | Pearl Bailey Room | May 14, 2018 | 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 Hyattsville

Rise + Rhyme: Performing Arts for Ages 5 and Under! Featuring: Mr. Jeremiah 5.14.18
Hyattsville | Zinn Room | May 14, 2018 | 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: Mr. Jeremiah of King Bullfrog


Events at Shirlington

Monday Night Open Mic Hosted by 13 of Nazareth 5.14.18
Shirlington | Robeson Room | May 14, 2018 | 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.


Events at Takoma

Rise + Rhyme: Performing Arts for Ages 5 and Under! Featuring: Frolic the Fox 5.14.18
Takoma | Nicolás Guillén Room | May 14, 2018 | 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