Thursday, June 27, 2013

PAST: HIGHLIGHTS: More Free and low-cost events this FRI, June 27th - SUN, June 29th

More events this Week! See links for details and see metro trip-planner for best metro and bus access

Friday, June 27th

Special Friday night BloomScreen! BloomScreen and TransAfrica present: Frantz Fanon: His Life, His Struggle, His Work
7:30pm - 9:30pm
$10 donation suggested, Free organic popcorn.
Proceeds support both TransAfrica and BloomBars. 
To celebrate June as Caribbean American Heritage month, BloomBars and TransAfrica present... Frantz Fanon: His Life, His Struggle, His Work (2001, 52 min) view film trailer, by Cheikh Djemai – traces the short and intense life of Frantz Fanon, a Martinique-born French psychiatrist, philosopher, writer and revolutionary, who was one of the great thinkers of the 20th century. Fanon's writings had a profound impact on civil rights, anti-colonialism, and black consciousness movements around the world. (In French and Arabic with English subtitles). The screening will be followed by a Q&A discussion hosted by Mwiza Munthali, the Public Outreach Director of TransAfrica.

Saturday, June 28th

7:00pm show
$4.20 or more at the door, 21+
"The #PotShotComics are throwing a party for the signature gatherers and supporters of prop 71 - The full legaization proposal is currently gathering signatures for.  There will be an information/hospitality desk with a petition to sign and a expert to answer questions. A portion of the proceeds will be given to . Line up - Haywood Turnipseed Jr - Lars Loving - Ryan Schutt - and  Elizabeth Croydon
Wonderland Ballroom
1101 Kenyon St NW
Metro: Columbia Heights

Kitty Templeton, Caryn Levine Server, and Caitlin Hess at Mad Momos!
10:30pm show
Free, 21+
Come out for a late night party of music at Mad Momos with 3 female musicians performing: Kitty Templeton (pictured to the right), Caryn Levine Server, and Caitlin Hess.
Mad Momos
3605 14th St NW
Metro: Columbia Heights or take any of the 50 line buses along 14th St closer

Sunday, June 29th

Free, 21+
"Bass off? Nope. Two jazz bassists -- Matt Grason (House of Soul) and Marc Blackwood (Inner Loop) -- put down their axes and team up to grind out the grimiest electronic dance music right before your eyes, straight off the top, still live without a laptop. With DJ McShioshi-eye (aka Shahid Buttar) on the ones and twos."
Zeba Bar
3423 14th St NW
Metro: Columbia Heights

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