(June 15 to 29, 1975) Athol Fugard, John Kani and his play, "The Island," was performed in a West Coast Premiere at the Mark Taper Forum Theatre in Los Angeles, California. Athol Fugard was also director.
Did You Know?
Won Broadway's 1975 Tony Award, along with his co-star John Kani
, as Best Actor (Dramatic) for "Sizwe Banzi in Dead and The Island." Was also nominated with Kani and Athol Fugard
as co-authors in the Best Play nomination for the same production.