The choreography is still striking today, although critics were not kind when it debuted; one, Eilber said, wrote of fearing that Graham would give birth to a cube onstage.
Sketches from ‘Chronicle.'
Maple Leaf Rag,
White Bird commissioned local choreographer Josie Moseley to contribute a piece to the company's collection.
Images: Jennifer DePalo in Martha Graham's "Sketches from 'Chronicle.'" Lloyd Knight, David Zurak, and Oliver Tobin in Martha Graham's "Maple Leaf Rag." Photos by Costas.