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The Duke and the Busboy Poet: Duke Ellington, Langston Hughes, and the DC Harlem Renaissance

May 7 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm EDT

Free
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Poet Langston Hughes and composer/bandleader Duke Ellington interpreted the American experience through sounds and words. Join us for an evening of music, poetry, and to explore the lives of these two great artists, including their roots in Washington, DC, their role in the Harlem Renaissance, and their continued relevance in today’s troubled world.

Featuring: Charles Williams, vocals and spoken word; Gary Prince, guitar

With safety foremost in mind, Levine Music has developed protocols to protect you and our community. Proof of vaccination is required at the door for all attendees over the age of 5 years old. Please review our Return to Campus Guide for further details on our safety protocols.

By reserving tickets, you agree to comply with all safety protocols and voluntarily assume all risks related to exposure to COVID-19 associated with in-person attendance at this event.

Details

Date:
May 7
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm EDT
Cost:
Free
Event Category:

Organizer

Levine Music
Phone:
(202) 686-8000

Venue

DC Campus: NW + Online
2801 Upton Street, NW
Washington, 20008
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Phone:
202-686-8000
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