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Chocolate and charity G
uests with golden tickets packed the Coliseum for the 86th Charity Ball for Johns Hopkins All Childrenâ€™s Hospital. The space was transformed to a fictional chocolate factory complete with excited children dressed as Oompa Loompas, a paddle boat traversing a river of chocolate and Willy Wonka taking many selfies with hospital patrons. Photographs by Lance Rothstein
Shane Henderson and Jaden Hernandez, both 8 years old, dressed as Oompa Loompas to welcome guests.
Bob and Farzi Conigliaro, with Darla and Farhad Sarhaddi.
Neel Desai, Sejal Shah, Hillary Fellenz and Bruz Fellenz.
Mike Norton, with Extravaganza! Productions, portrayed Willy Wonka.