Join Busboys and Poets and Capital Pride for the annual Women’s Spoken Word.
Spoken Word Host/MC: Charity Joyce Blackwell
Burlesque performances by: Eva Mystique, Queen Nefertittie, and DC Gurly Show
Live Music: DJ Ayescold
For 2 hours, the mic will be open to women-identified individuals of all backgrounds to share their story through words. The audience can expect a diverse chorus of voices and an array of professional spoken word performers, open mic rookies, and acoustic musical performances. There will also be a DJ, live music, and a burlesque performance to enhance and enliven the night.
To accommodate as many people as we possibly can, we’re making this a FULL-STORE event. The full food and drink menu will be available throughout the event, including Pride-themed drink specials.
Date: Monday, June 5, 2017
Doors open at 7:30pm (Seating is first come, first served.)
Location: Busboys and Poets, 1025 5th Street NW, Washington, DC 20001
Tickets: Click Here $10 (Proceeds benefit Capital Pride Alliance)
This space is open to ALL, we welcome all gender identities and especially encourage our transwomen and cis-women community to share their words on the mic.