See also: - Dancin' Fools audition for Nick Cave at the DAM's Untitled. - Do you have what it takes to wear a Nick Cave Soundsuit? Sign up to audition at the DAM - Costumes, Squared: Nick Cave speaks about SoundsuitsAnd the winners are:
- Mary Bliss - Laura Burchard - Matthew Creery - Phaedra Eason - Chanel Godwin-McMaken - Heidi Kleder - Marcy Mitchell - Jordan Parman - Markus Ramirez - Liesel Schmidt - Casey Shivers - Mitch Slevc - Emma Thomas - Jessica Troppmann - Haruna Tsuchiya
And here's what they'll suit up to do, in conjunction with the exhibit, Nick Cave: Sojourn, which opens at the DAM on June 9:
Being chosen is no small honor, as DAM spokeswoman Ashley Pritchard notes: "The participants shimmied and shook, jumped and jived; they donned legwarmers, sweatbands, a Chewbacca mask and even a security uniform. The enthusiasm and energy were amazing."
Check out that joyful shimmying and shaking in this video footage released by the DAM:
"If you thought the auditions were fun, just wait until you see the final show!" Pritchard adds. Visit the DAM online for all details and updates.