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The Island Production History

The Island Show Information

Opening:November 24, 1974
Closing:May 18, 1975
# Performances:52
Theatres: Edison Theatre (New York, NY)
11/24/1974 - 5/18/1975
Production Type:Original Production
Run Type:Unknown
Market:Broadway
Intermissions:
Show type Play

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The Island - 1974 Broadway Awards and Nominations

Note: Award winners will appear on a background
Year Ceremony Category Nominee
1975 Drama Desk Awards Outstanding Actor - Play John Kani
1975 Drama Desk Awards Outstanding Actor - Play Winston Ntshona
1975 Drama Desk Awards Outstanding Director - Play Athol Fugard
1975 Drama Desk Awards Outstanding New Foreign Play Athol Fugard
1975 New York Drama Critics Circle Awards Best Play Athol Fugard
1975 Tony Awards Best Direction of a Play Athol Fugard
1975 Tony Awards Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play John Kani
1975 Tony Awards Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play Winston Ntshona
1975 Tony Awards Best Play Athol Fugard
1975 Tony Awards Best Play John Kani
1975 Tony Awards Best Play Winston Ntshona