Silent film of Martha Graham and Dance Group in performance at the Auditorium Theater in Chicago on April 7,1938. In this rare footage, live excerpts of Graham's powerful and political work Chronicle (1936) can be seen with Martha Graham dancing in the lead role.
Premiere of Chronicle: December 20, 1936 – Guild Theatre, New York City
Choreography by Martha Graham
Costumes by Martha Graham
Music by Wallingford Riegger