Theater Preview The Real Stars of 'War Horse' Life-size equine puppets take center stage at Paramount Theatre. By Laura Dannen 2/6/2013 at 8:30am The real stars of Tony-winning play War Horse? Magnificent equine puppets weighing as much as 88 pounds, designed by the Handspring Puppet Company of South Africa. Find out what it takes to create a life-size steed. War HorseFeb 13–24, Paramount Theatre, $20–$105 Filed under Paramount Theatre, Theater, Broadway, Seattle Repertory Theatre, War Horse Show Comments Sign up for our newsletters! Your source for the city's best arts and entertainment bets, can't-miss events, celebrity interviews, charity benefits, ticket giveaways, and more.