Each life-sized standup is made of sturdy cardboard with an easel attached to the back for support.
Jack Sparrow commands the legendary and accursed ship named the Black Pearl.
Will Turner is a blacksmith's apprentice working in Port Royal, and is in love with Elizabeth Swann. Will is the son and only child of the pirate "Bootstrap Bill" Turner.
Elizabeth Swann is the somewhat rebellious and pirate-obsessed daughter of Governor Weatherby Swann and is portrayed from the get-go to be in love with the character of Will Turner, a blacksmith and implied childhood friend.
Captain Barbossa appears along with his crew of half-human half-crustacean sailors aboard The Flying Dutchman. He is portrayed as a mutated cross between a man and a squid, with a wriggling beard of tentacles.