The Island

Broadway
Play
Original
Two cellmates in a maximum-security political prison in South Africa present their own version of Antigone at the annual prison show.

Awards

Drama Desk Award
1975 Outstanding Actor in a Play Nominee
1975 Outstanding Actor in a Play Nominee
1975 Outstanding Director of a Play Nominee
1975 Outstanding New Play (Foreign) Nominee
New York Drama Critics' Circle
1975 Best Play Nominee
Tony Award
1975 Actor in a Play Winner
1975 Actor in a Play Winner
1975 Direction of a Play Nominee
1975 Play Nominee