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A Taste of Honey   

Lyceum Theatre, (10/04/1960 - 2/18/1961)
Booth Theatre, (2/20/1961 - 9/09/1961)
First Preview: Total Previews:
Opening Date: Oct 04, 1960    
Closing Date: Sep 09, 1961 Total Performances: 376

Category: Play, Original, Broadway
Setting: Salford, Lancashire, England. Today.

Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization
Produced by David Merrick; Produced by arrangement with Donald Albery and Oscar Lewenstein, Ltd.
Written by Shelagh Delaney; Incidental music by Bobby Scott
Directed by Tony Richardson and George Devine
Production Design by Oliver Smith; Costume Design by Dorothy Jeakins; Lighting Design by Jean Rosenthal
General Manager: Jack Schlissel; Company Manager: A. Gino Giglio
Production Stage Manager: Del Hughes; Stage Manager: Kathleen A. Sullivan and James Stark; Production Supervisor: Neil C. Hartley
Press Representative: Bill Doll; Casting: Michael Shurtleff; Advertising: The Blaine Thompson Company and Fred Golden
Angela LansburyHelen
Joan PlowrightJosephine
Helen's daughter
Nigel DavenportPeter
Josephine's friend
Andrew RayGeoffrey
Billy Dee WilliamsThe Boy
Understudies: Judith Cargill (Helen), Robert Macbeth (The Boy), Audree Rae (Josephine), Roy Shuman (Peter) and James Stark (Geoffrey)
Tony Award®
winner 1961 Best Actress in a Play [winner] 
  Joan Plowright