Serpent Heart (1946)

Original id: 
Start date: 
10 May 1946
Production notes: 
First performed as Serpent Heart on 10 May 1946 (ID 3347); first performed as Cave of the Heart on 27 February 1947 (ID 6186).
Media of production: 
Choreographic work (dance, ballet, mime etc)
Ancient works:

Information related to this production

Script Author(s)
Medea Euripides
Person Role Notes
Samuel Barber (1910-1981) Composer
Edythe Gilfond Costume Designer
Martha Graham (d.1991) Dancer
Martha Graham (d.1991) Choreographer
Erick Hawkins Dancer
Yuriko Kimura Dancer
Isamu Noguchi (1904-1988) Set Designer
May O'Donnell Dancer
Jean Rosenthal Lighting
Venue Festival Dates Notes
Columbia University (New York City, New York, United States) 9 May, 1946 in the McMillan Theatre
Source Format Location if held at the APGRD Pagination
Medea in Performance, 1500-2000 Book library 4, 143, 245
Cave of the Heart Print-out archive
Print-Out: Dance on Disc Print-out library

How to cite this production

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