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'Circus 1903' puppet master brings 'animals' to life

Mar 20, 2017 - Chicago Sun-Times

If you are have tickets to see "Circus 1903" at the Oriental Theatre this week, you'll be treated to all sorts of artistry courtesy of various traditional circus acts.

But you'll also encounter the work of puppet master/director Mervyn Millar, the artistic director of Significant Object, the design company behind two massive, mechanical elephants featured in the show. Millar's artistry can be seen in  dozens of stage productions across the globe, most notably in the Tony Award-winning...