The Unicorn, the Gorgon, and the Manticore or, The Three Sundays of a Poet

Choreography by: John Butler

Music by: Gian Carlo Menotti. Also the libretto.

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Credits

Music
The Unicorn, the Gorgon, and the Manticore or, The Three Sundays of a Poet (1934).
Premiere
January 15, 1957, New York City Ballet, City Center of Music and Drama
Original Cast
Janet Reed, Roy Tobias, Nicholas Magallanes, Arthur Mitchell, Eugene Tanner, Richard Thomas, John Mandia, Barbara Milberg, Jonathan Watts, Lee Becker

Commissioned by The Elizabeth Sprague Coolidge Foundation in The Library of Congress; first presented October 21, 1956, in the Coolidge Auditorium, Washington, D.C.