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Open Mic Night | Shirlington | August 26, 2013 | Hosted by Drew Law | Featuring Denice Frohman

Busboys and Poets

Monday, August 26, 2013 at 8:00 PM (EDT)

Arlington, United States

Open Mic Night | Shirlington | August 26, 2013 | Hosted by...

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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, musicians and a different host every week.

Hosted Tonight By Drew Law

Tonight's host is Drew Law

Drew Law is a rare breed of entertainer; branching out into several different categories of performing arts with relentless fervor, and showmanship. A Hip-Hop artist who has opened for such superstars as Method Man, Pitbull, EPMD, Biz Markie, Slick Rick, and Dougie Fresh. Drew is also a renowned poet in the city of Washington, D.C. touching on subjects of love, heartbreak, and struggle. Drew is a member of the 2011 Beltway Slam team who finished in the top 8 in the country and 2011 NUSPA (National Underground Spoken Word Poetry Awards) nominee for "Best Performance: Male."

Drew Law has featured at venues such as "Spit Dat", "Warm Wednesday's, "The 11th Hour Slam", and "Busboys and Poets". Also performing in other cities such as New York, New Jersey, Tennessee, and North Carolina. He has also held workshops at several high schools, ranging from DC to to New York. Drew Law has a background in working with at risk youth, and has worked with persons with disabilities for over six years now. He holds a deep passion for his American & Palestinian roots. Drew Law tries to approach every performance like its his last, and holds a deep love for entertaining, and community outreach.

Denice FrohmanDENICE FROHMAN is an award­winning poet, lyricist, and educator, whose multicultural upbringing inspires her to explore the intersections of race, gender, sexuality, and the “in­betweeness” that exists in us all. She is the 2013 Women of the World Poetry Slam Champion and a 2012 Leeway Transformation Award recipient.  Her work is featured in Philadelphia’s citywide “UnLitter Us” Campaign, and has appeared in literary magazines, such as The Apiary. She has performed and taught poetry across the country and internationally in arts venues, rallies, K­12 schools, colleges, conferences, and detention centers.
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4251 South Campbell Ave
Arlington, 22206

Monday, August 26, 2013 at 8:00 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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