Launch Party – Charm City Fringe Festival

Launch Party – Charm City Fringe Festival

November 2, 2017 – MONDO

Pictured (LtoR) Michael Brush and Zach Michel, Charm City Fringe co-founders; and Cassandra Miller, Charm City Fringe Festival publicist

Pictured (LtoR) Krystal Dodd and Jenna Salmon, Charm City Fringe board members

Pictured (LtoR) Davon Barbour, Downtown Partnership of Baltimore vice president of economic development; Mike Evitts, “Hey Baltimore” podcast producer; Kirby Fowler, Downtown Partnership of Baltimore president; and Jeannie Howe, Greater Baltimore Cultural Alliance executive director

Pictured (LtoR) Cody Clark, Louisville, KY, based magician/festival performer; Emily Price, Baltimore-based freelance violinist; and Jim Muratore, St. Luke’s Church On The Avenue vicar

Pictured (LtoR) Nathan Rehr, Jhpiego program coordinator; Maria Satyshur, DLR Marketing marketing manager; and A.F. Oehmke, BmoreArt manager of social media & communications

Pictured (LtoR) Katie Smith, GBMC Hospital/Johns Hopkins Hospital emergency room RN; and Joshua Smith, Baltimore City fireman

Pictured (LtoR) Kevin Blackistone, Mondo bar manager; and Pat Cruz, Baltimore Circus of Ridiculous Happenings stiltwalker

Pictured (LtoR) Members of New York-based Emotions Physical Theatre/festival performers: Cassandra Stern, Nikki Ervice, Hannah Bush, Leigh Schanfein, Ohashi Takesh, and (in front) Shawn Rawls, company artistic director/choreographer

The Charm City Fringe Festival – 11 days of theatre, music, art, and a wide variety of performing arts – kicked off with a launch party at MONDO…

…where guests were greeted by a stiltwalker outside…

…and treated to previews of some of the festival’s offerings inside.

Sloane Brown

Baltimore's longtime fashion and social scene reporter, Sloane is the founder/managing editor of Baltimore Snap.