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Open Mic Night | Hyattsville | March 09 2017 | Hosted by 2Deep the Poetess featuring Mahogany Browne

Busboys and Poets

Thursday, March 9, 2017 at 9:00 PM (EST)

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Thursday 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, musicians and a different host every week.

HOSTED BY 2DEEP

2Deep

With over a decade of snatching microphones and captivating audiences, 2Deep’s resume reads like Who’s Who travel guide. From Cornell University to Ottawa University, American University to Penn State, United States to Australia, this German born-Alabama raised entertainer has spoken to crowds all over the globe. She’s opened for the late Gil Scott-Heron and performed for President Barack Obama’s first pre-inaugural celebrations at the Washington National Cathedral. She was a four year undefeated slam champion, 2007 Talk To Me Eastern Slam Winner, member of Busboys and Poets’ 2009 Slam Team, Word War II Slam Champion, and prior Busboys and Poets’ Slam Master. 2Deep welcomes a freshman class to American University annually for over half a decade and has spoken out against domestic violence on legislative floors in Maryland. She keeps busy hosting two monthly, sold out shows (ten years) and by running her companies 2DeepUncensored.com and Ms2Deep.com. Armed with a BFA, MFA, and MBA, 2Deep is making herself comfortable in a male dominated arena by leaving traces of lipstick on the microphone and a dash of prose laced with her feminine perspective and her truth. 2Deep is taking the next four decades of her career with force; listen now and forever witness her. Peace 


 

Mahogany L. Browne

Both a Cave Canem & Poets House alum, Mahogany L. Browne is the Poetry Program Director of the Nuyorican Poets Café, MFA Candidate for writing & activism at Pratt Institute, an activist, publisher & educator. Browne is the founder of Women Writers of Color Reading Room & the author of books Dear Twitter (Penmanship), Smudge(Button Poetry) & NAACP Nominated Redbone (Willow Books).

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Busboys and Poets
5331 Baltimore Ave. Suite 104
Hyattsville, 20781

Thursday, March 9, 2017 at 9:00 PM (EST)


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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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Open Mic Night | Hyattsville | March 09 2017 | Hosted by 2Deep the Poetess featuring Mahogany Browne
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