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Images: Behind the Scenes with Pop Fusion at Six Flags Great America

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  • A cast member is silhouetted against the stage background during a production of Pop Fusion at Six Flags amusement park in Gurnee.

       A cast member is silhouetted against the stage background during a production of Pop Fusion at Six Flags amusement park in Gurnee.
    Steve Lundy | Staff Photographer

  • Smoke billows down from the rafters as performer Charissa Hope of Chicago sings during a production of Pop Fusion at Six Flags.

       Smoke billows down from the rafters as performer Charissa Hope of Chicago sings during a production of Pop Fusion at Six Flags.
    Steve Lundy | Staff Photographer

  • From left, Nicole Miceli of Lisle, Spencer Morrow of Chicago and Jessica Garrett of Mt Zion do a rendition of "Hey Ya" by OutKast during a production of Pop Fusion.

       From left, Nicole Miceli of Lisle, Spencer Morrow of Chicago and Jessica Garrett of Mt Zion do a rendition of "Hey Ya" by OutKast during a production of Pop Fusion.
    Steve Lundy | Staff Photographer

  • Feet move fast during a dance number at Six Flags.

       Feet move fast during a dance number at Six Flags.
    Steve Lundy | Staff Photographer

  • Cast members wait to go on during Pop Fusion at Six Flags.

       Cast members wait to go on during Pop Fusion at Six Flags.
    Steve Lundy | Staff Photographer

  • Pop Fusion cast members Jessica Garrett, left, of Mt Zion and Nicole Miceli of Lisle put on makeup before a production of Pop Fusion.

       Pop Fusion cast members Jessica Garrett, left, of Mt Zion and Nicole Miceli of Lisle put on makeup before a production of Pop Fusion.
    Steve Lundy | Staff Photographer

  • Cast members do their grand finale on stage at Six Flags.

       Cast members do their grand finale on stage at Six Flags.
    Steve Lundy | Staff Photographer

  • Seamstress Joanne Seaman of Park City pulls down a dress to work on. About 400 different costume items had to be made by hand for Pop Fusion.

       Seamstress Joanne Seaman of Park City pulls down a dress to work on. About 400 different costume items had to be made by hand for Pop Fusion.
    Steve Lundy | Staff Photographer

  • Spencer Morrow of Chicago perfoms during the production of Pop Fusion.

       Spencer Morrow of Chicago perfoms during the production of Pop Fusion.
    Steve Lundy | Staff Photographer

  • Pop Fusion cast members perform for the crowd at Six Flags.

       Pop Fusion cast members perform for the crowd at Six Flags.
    Steve Lundy | Staff Photographer

  • People get a birds-eye view of Pop Fusion at Six Flags.

       People get a birds-eye view of Pop Fusion at Six Flags.
    Steve Lundy | Staff Photographer

  • Josh Franks of Chicago plays the roll of a disc jockey during the production of Pop Fusion.

       Josh Franks of Chicago plays the roll of a disc jockey during the production of Pop Fusion.
    Steve Lundy | Staff Photographer

  • Cast members wait for their cue back stage.

       Cast members wait for their cue back stage.
    Steve Lundy | Staff Photographer

  • Technical supervisor Scott Schroeder of Appleton, Wisconsin checks out the stage during a rehearsal.

       Technical supervisor Scott Schroeder of Appleton, Wisconsin checks out the stage during a rehearsal.
    Steve Lundy | Staff Photographer

  • Lighting and sound operator Chris Payne of Racine, Wisconsin operates the lighting board during the production.

       Lighting and sound operator Chris Payne of Racine, Wisconsin operates the lighting board during the production.
    Steve Lundy | Staff Photographer

  • Technician Patrick Stewart of San Antonio, Texas checks the lighting as the cast members rehearse prior to the production of Pop Fusion.

       Technician Patrick Stewart of San Antonio, Texas checks the lighting as the cast members rehearse prior to the production of Pop Fusion.
    Steve Lundy | Staff Photographer

  • Lauren Robinson of Riverdale puts on her makeup backstage before showtime.

       Lauren Robinson of Riverdale puts on her makeup backstage before showtime.
    Steve Lundy | Staff Photographer

  • Pop Fusion cast members perform for the crowd.

       Pop Fusion cast members perform for the crowd.
    Steve Lundy | Staff Photographer

  • Cast member Jessica Garrett of Mt Zion does her hair in the dressing room before the production.

       Cast member Jessica Garrett of Mt Zion does her hair in the dressing room before the production.
    Steve Lundy | Staff Photographer

  • Mike Antunes of Gurnee sells cotton candy before Pop Fusion opens at Six Flags.

       Mike Antunes of Gurnee sells cotton candy before Pop Fusion opens at Six Flags.
    Steve Lundy | Staff Photographer

  • Brian Borches of Bristol, Wisconsin writes down the daily chores required of cast members.

       Brian Borches of Bristol, Wisconsin writes down the daily chores required of cast members.
    Steve Lundy | Staff Photographer

  • From left, cast members Connor See of Decatur and Charissa Hope of Chicago talk with 5-year-old Shaylyn Braun of Bristol, Wisconsin after the show.

       From left, cast members Connor See of Decatur and Charissa Hope of Chicago talk with 5-year-old Shaylyn Braun of Bristol, Wisconsin after the show.
    Steve Lundy | Staff Photographer

  • Lighting and sound operator Chris Payne operates the lighting board during the production.

       Lighting and sound operator Chris Payne operates the lighting board during the production.
    Steve Lundy | Staff Photographer

  • Pope Fusion cast members stretch before the show.

       Pope Fusion cast members stretch before the show.
    Steve Lundy | Staff Photographer

 

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