LIVE! From Busboys and Poets An open mic talent showcase for all performers. Whether you are a musician, comedian, dancer, actor/actress, magician, or any other type of performer, we want to see what you've got. Come showcase your talent!
Tonight's host is Beny Blaq
Brooklyn, NY native Beny Blaq is an internationally recognized poet and promoter who inspires audiences with his prose and entertains party-goers with the finest nightlife events in the city. He has performed at over 50 colleges and universities, appeared on various radio and TV outlets, such as BET’s Lyric Cafe, TV One and WHUR, and even made an appearance on HBO’s hit series “The Wire”. Beny has made a name for himself in D.C. as a prominent promoter, who is known for his premier social events that local socialites add to their weekly nightlife roster.
Seating is available on a first come, first seated basis. No saved or reserved seats are allowed. Failure to check in within 30 minutes of advertised start time may result in a forfeiture of seats. Sorry, no refunds.
Schedule for LIVE! From Busboys
14th & V | 1st Friday of every month; 11:00pm - 1:00am hosted by Beny Blaq
Shirlington | Last Friday of every month; 10:00pm - Midnight hosted by Beny Blaq
Hyattsville | 3rd Friday of every month; 10:00pm - Midnight hosted by Angie "AJ" Head