Playbill for Sizwe Banzi is Dead and The Island

Image for Playbill for Sizwe Banzi is Dead and The Island
Published by
Playbill, American, founded 1884
Subject of
Kani, John, South African, born 1943
Ntshona, Winston, South African, born 1941
Medium
ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W: 9 x 5 5/8 in. (22.9 x 14.3 cm)
Type
theater programs
Place used
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date
1975
Description
Playbill for Sizwe Banzi is Dead and The Island. White background with yellow box at top; graphic below of two men, one standing and one seated; a film camera sits on a tripod beside them. [PLAYBILL/EDISON THEATRE/SIZWE BANZI IS DEAD/AND/THE ISLAND] White circular sticker on back, handwritten 1975.
Topic
African American
Drama (Theatre)
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Kayla Deigh Owens
Object number
2011.45.46
Restrictions & Rights
Playbill used by permission. All rights reserved, Playbill Inc.
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Classification
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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