Posts Tagged ‘Dr. S.S. Field’

“Horses galloping from nowhere to nowhere on sliding platforms in front of a quickly rolling panorama; Ben-Hur on the stage is panoramic, pictorial, musical, terpsichorean, religious.” — Edward A. Dithmar, The New York Times, Dec. 3, 1899. In the late 1800s and early 1900s, when the use of live horses and other animals in grand […]