Kick off your morning with a special performance and conversation with DC spoken word artist, host, emcee, and poetry specialist Charity Blackwell, who has spent years performing original work on international networks such as BBC News and on numerous platforms across the DC area. She has hosted events such as Poetry SLAMS for DC SCORES, the America SCORES New York National Poetry SLAM!, Busboys and Poets Open Mic, the Our Words Our City Poetry Show Case, and the Women’s March Open Mic. Additionally, Charity works closely with DC SCORES, an organization that creates neighborhood teams that give kids in need the confidence to succeed on the playing field, in the classroom, and in life.
Don’t miss your chance to sit in intimate conversation with Charity to learn more about her passion for poetry and soccer on the eve of the opening of Audi Field and the World Cup finals.
Dolcezza Coffee and Gelato will be open starting at 9 am.