What's Happening at Busboys and Poets

Monday, May 21, 2018

Events at 5th & K

Black Femme Brunch: Edge Control
5th & K | Cullen Room | May 21, 2018 | 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Tryna get snatched and snatch up a boo? We got the perfect night for you. Black Femme Brunch in collaboration with ZAMI at Busboys and Poets and Sleepy Lee are teaming up to bring you EDGE CONTROL - a sexy smooth Black Pride groove that has been created to uplift and celebrate everything that makes you black, beautiful, femme, and flawless. 


Events at Brookland

Monday Night Open Mic hosted by Carolyn Malachi 2.19.18
Brookland | Pearl Bailey Room | May 21, 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.


Rise + Rhyme: Performing Arts for Ages 5 and Under! Featuring: Mr. Jeremiah 5.21.18
Brookland | Pearl Bailey Room | May 21, 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


A.W.E. Open Mic hosted by Carolyn Malachi 5.21.18
Brookland | Pearl Bailey Room | May 21, 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. Skip 5.21.18
Hyattsville | Zinn Room | May 21, 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. Skip 


Events at Shirlington

Monday Night Open Mic Hosted by Lauren Bullock 5.21.18
Shirlington | Robeson Room | May 21, 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: Drum Lady K 5.21.18
Takoma | Nicolás Guillén Room | May 21, 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