Responding to Coronavirus and Quarantine

Last updated April 28, 2020 The coronavirus outbreak is an incredibly scary public health crisis. Day Eight’s vision has always focused on contributing to the healing of the world through the arts. That commitment has never been more vital than now. While Day Eight temporarily suspended public programs a special committee of the Board of […]

Announcing the 2020 DC Poet Project Finalists

At the fifth and final preliminary round open mic event this past Saturday, March 7th, featured poets Kim B Miller, Gregory Luce, and Anne Becker selected Mecca Verdell the winner, completing selection of the 2020 DC Poet Project finalists. Join us Saturday April 4th to hear the finalists perform and vote to select the 2020 […]

Spoken Truths at Intersections Festival Feb 29

Join past finalists and winners from the DC Poet Project for a special performance celebrating Black History as part of the Intersections Festival, Friday February 29 at 8pm. Black history was passed down by word of mouth, stories retold over generations. The struggles and the strengths. Spoken word was formed. Hear history retold. Let this […]