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Night Journey


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Modern dance in one act with choreography by Graham, music by William Schuman, and set by Noguchi. Premiered 3 May 1947 by the Martha Graham Group at Cambridge High and Latin School, Cambridge, Massachusetts, with Graham, Hawkins, and Mark Ryder. Graham's version of the Oedipus myth features Queen Jocasta as the protagonist, reviewing her life at the moment of her death.

Subjects: Dance.


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