PLEASE NOTE!
Due to the March 23, 2020 NM DOH Public Health Order, These Event Listings Are Not Accurate!
All non-essential businesses are closed, public gatherings are prohibited!
(One day some of these events will be rescheduled or will resume, but they are not happening now!)

16th Annual Southwest Shootout Regional Poetry Slam Championship

Saturday Aug 10, 2019

210 Yale Blvd SE
Albuquerque, NM 87106
US

Phone: 268-0044
Website: Click to Visit

Cost:

$10-$15

Contact:

Outpost

Phone: 505-268-0044
Website: Click to Visit

More events at Outpost Performance Space

An evening of high-level performance poetry with ten of the top stage poets in the Southwest in poetic competition.

The 2019 Southwest Shootout Poetry Slam Championship is the biggest weekend of performance poetry in Albuquerque this year, with the semifinals on Friday, August 9, being held at another Albuquerque Performance Poetry locale TBA and Saturday the 10th at the Outpost for the finals. Poetry Slam is the art of competitive spoken word, and the Southwest Shootout will feature the top poets from Colorado, Texas, California, Nevada, Arizona and New Mexico in team and individual competition. This will be an evening of high-level performance poetry with ten of the top stage poets in the Southwest in poetic competition. The Southwest Shootout celebrates its 16th year and features the top world-class poetry slam teams in the Wild West Finals.