Monday Mar 3
A Taste of Honey
An unmarried mother-to-be, pregnant by her black sailor lover, forms a friendship with a young gay man, whilst her floozy of a mother elopes for financial reasons with a despicable spiv.
Even after 56 years, Honey's a sweet treat: Patrick Marmion's review of A Taste of Honey
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Q&A: A Taste of Honey
A Taste of Honey, written by Shelagh Delaney when she was 19, became an instant hit after it was first staged in London in 1958.