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  • Advocate staff photo by MATTHEW HINTON-- Eusebio Gongora of Baton Rogue takes the stage for the his solo audition during the Round 1 auditions for the 610 Stompers at Maison on Frenchmen St. in New Orleans, Saturday, Aug. 17, 2013. The 610 Stompers invited all men who could learn a dance routine, add their own flavor, and show some panache to try out to be a member of the most notorious, yet ordinary, male dance group with extraordinary moves.

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  • Advocate staff photo by MATTHEW HINTON-- John Cambre takes the stage for his solo audition during the Round 1 auditions for the 610 Stompers at Maison on Frenchmen St. in New Orleans, Saturday, Aug. 17, 2013. The 610 Stompers invited all men who could learn a dance routine, add their own flavor, and show some panache to try out to be a member of the most notorious, yet ordinary, male dance group with extraordinary moves.

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  • Advocate staff photo by MATTHEW HINTON-- Joseph McCrory takes the stage for his solo audition during the Round 1 auditions for the 610 Stompers at Maison on Frenchmen St. in New Orleans, Saturday, Aug. 17, 2013. The 610 Stompers invited all men who could learn a dance routine, add their own flavor, and show some panache to try out to be a member of the most notorious, yet ordinary, male dance group with extraordinary moves.

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  • Advocate staff photo by MATTHEW HINTON-- Joseph McCrory takes the stage for his solo audition during the Round 1 auditions for the 610 Stompers at Maison on Frenchmen St. in New Orleans, Saturday, Aug. 17, 2013. The 610 Stompers invited all men who could learn a dance routine, add their own flavor, and show some panache to try out to be a member of the most notorious, yet ordinary, male dance group with extraordinary moves.

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  • Advocate staff photo by MATTHEW HINTON-- The crowd cheers after Joseph McCrory finished his Round 1 audition for the 610 Stompers at Maison on Frenchmen St. in New Orleans, Saturday, Aug. 17, 2013. The 610 Stompers invited all men who could learn a dance routine, add their own flavor, and show some panache to try out to be a member of the most notorious, yet ordinary, male dance group with extraordinary moves.

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  • Advocate staff photo by MATTHEW HINTON-- Henry 'Mr. Sunshine' Patron of the 610 Stompers teaches part of a dance routine during the Round 1 auditions at Maison on Frenchmen St. in New Orleans, Saturday, Aug. 17, 2013. The 610 Stompers invited all men who could learn a dance routine, add their own flavor, and show some panache to try out to be a member of the most notorious, yet ordinary, male dance group with extraordinary moves.

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  • Advocate staff photo by MATTHEW HINTON-- Edward Jennings shows off his Team Gleason socks during the Round 1 auditions for the 610 Stompers at Maison on Frenchmen St. in New Orleans, Saturday, Aug. 17, 2013. The group sponsored the Gleason Foundation as its charity for the year. The 610 Stompers invited all men who could learn a dance routine, add their own flavor, and show some panache to try out to be a member of the most notorious, yet ordinary, male dance group with extraordinary moves.

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  • Advocate staff photo by MATTHEW HINTON-- Keith O'Brien, right, practices the 610 Stompers dance routine during the Round 1 auditions at Maison on Frenchmen St. in New Orleans, Saturday, Aug. 17, 2013. The 610 Stompers invited all men who could learn a dance routine, add their own flavor, and show some panache to try out to be a member of the most notorious, yet ordinary, male dance group with extraordinary moves.

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  • Advocate staff photo by MATTHEW HINTON-- Christian 'Dalton' Harris of the 610 Stompers teaches part of a dance routine during the Round 1 auditions at Maison on Frenchmen St. in New Orleans, Saturday, Aug. 17, 2013. The 610 Stompers invited all men who could learn a dance routine, add their own flavor, and show some panache to try out to be a member of the most notorious, yet ordinary, male dance group with extraordinary moves.

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  • Advocate staff photo by MATTHEW HINTON-- Josh Munna, right, of Harahan practices the 610 Stompers dance routine during the Round 1 auditions at Maison on Frenchmen St. in New Orleans, Saturday, Aug. 17, 2013. The 610 Stompers invited all men who could learn a dance routine, add their own flavor, and show some panache to try out to be a member of the most notorious, yet ordinary, male dance group with extraordinary moves.

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