from NM Slam list
The ABQ Poetry Slam CITY CHAMPIONSHIP will be taking place 7:30 p.m. SATURDAY SEPT. 27 at the BANK OF AMERICA THEATER at the Nat. of New Mexico, Fourth and Stadium SW, Albuquerque. $8 adults/$5 students, seniors and NHCC members
The City Championship is a four-round slam with 1, 2, 3, and 4 minute rounds to choose the city's representative at the 2008 International World Poetry Slam in Charlotte, N.C.
10 ABQ performance poets -- Tony Santiago, Hakim Bellamy, Damien Flores, Zach Kluckman, Jessica Lopez, Sal Treppiedi, Liza Wolff, Joe "Chupa" Romero, Tracey Pontani, Lee Francis IV and Jasmine Cuffee -- will compete to be the top slammer in the Duke City
ABQ Slam veteran will hosting the show; music by DJ Smartiepants.