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Monday night Open Mic | Brookland | April 03, 2017 | hosted by Charity Joyce Blackwell featuring Anthony Oaks

Busboys and Poets

Monday, April 3, 2017 at 9:00 PM (EDT)

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Monday night Open Mic! 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, musicianst. A space for not just entertainment, but education, community and artistic development in a warm atmosphere and delicious food!

 

Hosted by: Charity Blackwell

Born in Arizona and raised in South Carolina, Charity Blackwell is a spoken word artist who is quickly making a name for herself in the DMV. Charity started writing poetry in high school but recently began performing her work in 2015. While pursuing her undergraduate degree at Trinity University, Charity cultivated, hosted, and performed at numerous spoken-word events for her school. She currently works for the Department of Commerce and recently completed her Master’s degree at Trinity in Communications with a concentration in Leadership. She hosted the 2013, 2014, and 2015 DC SCORES Poetry SLAMS! Now a two-time host of the National SLAM! in New York City. Charity is passionate about poetry, soccer, and youth development, and she remains involved in the D.C. spoken-word scene while she completes her first book of poems.

 

FEATURING: ANTHONY OAKS

Hailing from North Carolina, Anthony D. Oakes is a District of Columbia resident who is taking comedy on the east coast by storm. His southern, intellectual, witty humor will have you reeling with laughter. He has graced the stages of The Broadway Comedy Club, and the Five Spot Supper Club, in New York City. You can catch him locally at The Bier Baron Tavern, The Wonderland Ballroom, Red Lounge, and Busboys and Poets. Anthony currently performs with Starr Struck Comedy and can be found on all social media outlets.


 
 
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625 Monroe St. NE
Washington, DC 20017

Monday, April 3, 2017 at 9:00 PM (EDT)


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Busboys and Poets is a community where racial and cultural connections are consciously uplifted...a place to take a deliberate pause and feed your mind, body and soul...a space for art, culture and politics to intentionally collide...we believe that by creating such a space we can inspire social change and begin to transform our community and the world. 

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Monday night Open Mic | Brookland | April 03, 2017 | hosted by Charity Joyce Blackwell featuring Anthony Oaks
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