|Oct 2, 2023 (UTC-5)|
4251 South Campbell Ave, Arlington, VA 22206
Join the Monday Night Open Mic at Busboys and Poets in Shirlington, Arlington! This lively poetry event, hosted by KaNikki J, the First African American Poet Laureate of Alexandria, Virginia, promises an unforgettable evening. Whether you are a seasoned spoken word performer or a first-time open mic rookie, this event welcomes all voices and talents. Prepare to be moved by a diverse chorus of performers, including professional spoken word artists and musicians. The two-hour show guarantees a packed house and unexpected surprises. Come with an open mind and ear! KaNikki J, an award-winning performance poet and accomplished author, brings her expertise and passion to this event. With three novels, two poetry collections, and a memoir to her name, she is a respected figure in the literary world. KaNikki has been featured in newspapers, magazines, podcasts, and TV stations, including WUSA9 and Comcast. As the 2021 DMV Renaissance Female OG of the Year, her presence on stage is sure to captivate and inspire. Tickets for this event are available online for $5.00 plus tax and fees, or you can purchase them at the door for $8.00, with tax and fees included. Don't miss out on this opportunity to experience the power of spoken word and connect with a vibrant artistic community. Mark your calendar for October 2, 2023, and head to Busboys and Poets in Shirlington, Arlington.