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Anthology Fanzine: Tiny Mesa Does Albuquerque This Weekend June 20, 2009

Posted by William Spear in >> Dramatic Radio, >> News.
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The 2009 Mesa National Poetry Slam Team of Lauren Perry, Tufiq Shyeb, Neil Gearns and Brit Shostak, travel this weekend to Albuquerque, NM for the 2009 Southwest Shootout. Come on out and join us!
Here is the information, direct from ABQslams.org

So the confirmed list looks like this:

  • Albuquerque
  • Denver – Mercury Cafe
  • Denver – Nuba
  • Phoenix
  • Salt Lake City
  • Dallas
  • Amarillo
  • Oklahoma City
  • Mesa
  • Berkeley
  • Oklahoma City – Stomp the Stage

Thursday, end of the business day is the last day to book a room at the host hotel, the Hyatt Regency. I’m happy to say the block of rooms is almost entirely spoken for. But y’all still have time.

The full info is this:

Host Hotel – Hyatt Regency Hotel, 333 Tijeras NW

Call Hyatt (505) 842-1234

We are part of the “SW Shootout” group under ABQ Poetry Slam or ABQSlams

Also, here’s the schedule:

Friday, June 19

Registration, Blackbird Buvette (509 Central NW), 3-6 pm

Preliminary bouts 1 & 3, Blackbird Buvette, 7 & 9 pm

Preliminary bouts 2 & 4, 1Kind Studios, 10th & Coal SW, 7 & 9 pm

Saturday, June 20

SW Slammasters meeting, 10 am-Noon, Hyatt Regency meeting room

Haiku Challenge, 1 pm, Blackbird Buvette


Team and individual (4 teams, 4 indies)

The Historic KiMo Theater, 7 pm (doors open at 6:30)

Tickets $14 gen. admission, 12 students/seniors available thru the KiMo Box Office or Ticketmaster

Sunday, June 21

Youth Open Slam & Team Teen Slam, 1 pm, N4th Theater, 4904 4th St. NW (just north of 4th and Griegos)


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