PHOTO RECAP: A Mother's Two-Show Day With Priscilla Queen of the Desert's Ellyn Marie Marsh

By Matthew Blank
24 Jun 2013

Priscilla Queen of the Desert closed on Broadway one year ago today following 526 performances. We take a look back at a two-show day with cast member Ellyn Marie Marsh.



Marsh offered readers an extensive glimpse at her day, beginning promptly at 7:30 AM in order to maximize mother-daughter time before heading off to the Palace Theatre for a two-performance Sunday.

See how the family fits playtime, breakfast, band practice and a trip to the street fair into just a few short hours... then accompany Marsh to work and meet the guys and gals (and other) who inhabit the world of Priscilla.



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Then I think of my baby girl at home, without meeeeeee. Really I'm just crying about what she did to my HIPS!
Photo by Ellyn Marie Marsh



Priscilla Queen of the Desert is written by Stephan Elliott and Allan Scott and directed by Simon Phillips. The score features existing dance-floor favorites.

Priscilla Queen of the Desert won a Tony Award for Costume Design. Tony Sheldon was nominated for Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical.