The award-winning puppeteers behind the Olivier and Tony-winning hit War Horse have teamed up with the producers of the international hit magic show The Illusionists to present a true, turn of the century circus experience, Circus 1903. If you were impressed with the English horses of War Horse get ready for the African elephants of Cirus 1903.
Check out how the incredible elephant puppets were created and get a better sense of the spellbinding and jaw-dropping theatrical event in the videos below.
First a Dark, Sexy Glimpse at Circus 1903
Then Learn the Exotic History of Turn of the Century Circus
Now It's All About the Making of the Elephants
Finally, a GIF Look at Some Non-Elephant Acts
See Circus 1903 at The Theater at Madison Square Garden from April 5- April 16.