Performed to music by Josip Slavenski, Immigrant was choreographed in two sections, "Steerage" and "Strike." The work premiered on April 22, 1928, at New York's Little Theatre. The solo work was performed by Martha Graham. The New York Evening World (April 23, 1928) said of Graham's performance, "She was at her best in an immigrant number, 'Steerage' and 'Strike.'"
Article Immigrant (Ballet choreographed by Martha Graham)
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