The Island

Critics' pick
Palestine's Freedom Theatre visits New York to present Athol Fugard, John Kani and Winston Ntshona's 1973 drama about political protest, which draws connections between apartheid and Antigone. Eve Ensler leads a postshow talkback on Sept 25, and Tony Kushner and Oskar Eustis do the same on Sept 27; the Sept 28 performance is in Arabic.