Circus 1903: The Golden Age of Circus

Things to do, Performances
Long Center
Photograph: Gary Russ

Take the high-spectacle magic show The Illusionists, mix it with the puppetry wonders of War Horse, and you have Circus 1903, a re-creation of a turn-of-the-century circus that promises diverse acts including giant elephant puppets that evoke wonder without arousing ethical concerns.