Island, The

Island, The

By Athol Fugard
Setting: 
Robben Island, South Africa
Cast total: 
2
Male cast: 
2

Synopsis

Two political prisoners in the Robben Island maximum security prison perform lengthy backbreaking mimes. Part of A South African Season.

Original production

Original Cast:
John Kani Cast
Winston Ntshona Cast
Production Team:
Athol Fugard Director
Douglas Heap Designer

Publications

Title Year Publisher NT Library
Statements: Three Plays 1986 Oxford University Press No

Assets

Type Code
Article by Peter Brook BBPA/2/3/6
Article by Donald Woods BBPA/2/3/7
Programme George Padmore Institute, JLR/2/7/1

Union Catalogue

Link Series Reference Archive Info
Production management file THM/273/4/1/106 English Stage Company at V&A Theatre Collection
Production management file THM/273/4/5/12 English Stage Company at V&A Theatre Collection  
Production management file THM/273/4/6/5 English Stage Company at V&A Theatre Collection  
Production management file THM/273/4/6/8 English Stage Company at V&A Theatre Collection  
Photographs THM/273/6/1/243 English Stage Company at V&A Theatre Collection