Madelyn Farris

Pin-up by Joe Carabeo
Issue 39 • May 2016 • Arlington
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Madelyn Farris, otherwise known as Mermaid Madelyn, is an actress and mermaid-for-hire. Florida-bred and NYC educated, Madelyn saw a serious lack of mermaids in the DMV area and is on a mission to change that. She offers services for both adult and children’s events, the latter optionally incorporating a marine habitat conservation component for educational settings.

Madelyn will be performing the role of Ophelia in Hamlet is Dead to Me at Artomatic@Frederick in Frederick, MD on May 21 and 28. You can also find her in Coping as part of the Capital Fringe Festival in July. Follow her adventures at

Photography: Joe Carabeo
Art Direction and Set Design: Deepa De Jour
Art Department Assistant: Greg Nigro
Make-up: Breezy Wasko
Gaffer: Jake Pulliam
Studio and Lighting: Bridge Studio

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