A View from Backstage,

The Historical Society's current exhibit, View from Backstage, presents an insider's view of just what goes into mounting a theater production. It is filled with costumes, props, scores, set pieces and an extraordinary number of photos. The exhibit covers forty-six years of theater at Irvington High School.

Peter, Ted and James Wilson viewing the exhibit with Michael Penta.

       A wall of hats and headdresses.

Tap shoes worn by Michael Penta in staging 76 shows in Irvington.

Shoes worn by Alisa Sciulli in a 1985 production of Gypsy.

The exhibit features many of the props that brought the plays to life.

Building the set for the 1988 production of Carousel.

Costume worn in the 1982 production of West Side Story.