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Story District Storytelling Showcase

April 4, 2023 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm


WBL kicks off the annual Word Power Festival featuring some of the DMV’s most stellar performance artists as you’ve never seen them before: Sharing personal true life tales courtesy of our friends at Story District.

FEATURING: A’niya Taylor, Girl Genius, Nerd, Precious Foreman, and Malpractice

All Ages, Food and drink menu available, RSVPing on Eventbrite qualifies you for prizes

Space is limited, early arrival suggested to guarantee seating and entry.

Part of the Words Beats & Life Festival happening April 4-9th. More info at

Sponsored by: Words Beats & Life Inc, DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities, National Endowment for the Arts, Humanites DC, CapitalBop, Sound Exchange

Event Details

Host: Words Beats & Life Inc.
Date: April 4, 2023 @ 6pm
Location: Busboys And Poets, 2021 14th St NW, Washington, DC 20009
Event fee: Free
Registration Event link:

For More Information

Contact: Patrick Washington
Phone: (202) 667-1192


April 4, 2023
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm


Words Beats and Life
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Busboys and Poets
2021 14th St NW
Washington, DC, DC 20009 United States
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