Monday, November 12, 2007

ONGOING & UPCOMING: POETRY Events: every TUES 9pm and 3rd SUN at 4pm, Open Mic and Poetry Readings at Bubsoys and Poets, U St area

If you haven't been to Busboys before, this is a "must see" in DC on my list! It's a unique space that is a lounge, wi-fi spot, restaurant, bar, performance space and bookstore rolled into one! Thanks to Andy Shallal, who has created this amazing place with a great vibe. Artists, intellects and progressive minded folks definitely welcome here. Complete schedule of events and more info at Note that a new Busboys recently opened in Shirlington, VA!

EVERY TUESDAY, 9:00 on, arrive early to get in, $3.00
Busboys hosts a weekly poetry event every Tuesday night that usually packs the room. $3 cover. Arrive 7:30-8:00 for seating or to get on the open mic list. Event starts at 9:00 and goes 'til 10:30 or so usually. Featured artist vary each week.

3rd SUNDAY of the month, 4:00 - 6:00, Free
You can check out "Sunday Kind of Love," a free poetry reading and open mic from 4:00 - 6:00 at Busboys & Poets. Open mic following the features. Busboys is close to the U ST metro (green or yellow line) at the corner of 14th and V.

1 comment:

  1. Free-In-DC... thanks for the shout-out! Tonight is going to be extra awesome, as we are going to be shooting video of the open mic folks and sharing them on our site and other places on the web. Would love to have you/your readers check it out! See that you are new on the scene, and we are really stepping up our blogging efforts as well... let's talk!