PHOTO EXCLUSIVE: Backstage at the Marriott Theatre's Pirates of Penzance, Starring Kevin Earley
Cast member Bernie Yvon offers a peek backstage at the Marriott Theatre's production of W.S. Gilbert and Arthur Sullivan's The Pirates of Penzance, which runs at the Illinois venue through June 3. Read the Playbill.com story.
Props man Keith Boreham making sure the stage is "ship-shape."
Production Stage Manager Michael Hendricks' secret to getting an energetic performance from his cast: COFFEE!
Wardrobe gal Samantha Treible preparing (and wearing) some pirate garrrrrrments.
Sound designer Robert Gilmartin turning Ross Lehman into an Audible Modern General.
House Manager Jeff Mason giving his team of ushers last minute instructions.
Liam Quealy getting showing some flexibility.... he's a pirate AND a policeman.
The birthday boy and a bevy of beauties: Christine Mild, Christine Perkins, Alexandra Palkovic, Sam Rogers, Kevin Earley, Natalie Ford and Kelly Anne Clark.
Modern-day pirate: Andrew Lupp preparing and surfing the Web.
The beautiful Patricia Noonan and Susan Moniz becoming the beautiful Mabel and Edith.
"He is our Drama Desk nominee! He is!!" Kevin Earley as The Pirate King.