Milk and Honey: Musical Info & Synopsis


Milk and Honey tells the story of a group of American widows who are visiting Israel with the hopes of finding love. As they explore the country, a friendship blossoms between Ruth, one of the tourists, and a local named Phil. Against the backdrop of their budding relationship, Milk and Honey explores themes of love, identity, and cross-cultural connections.

Musical Information

Musical Type: Post-Golden Age (1961)

Cast Size: 25+

Genre: Romantic Dramedy

Setting: 1960s / Israel

Creative Team

Music/Lyrics: Jerry Herman

Book: Don Appell

Cast Albums

Original Broadway Cast (1961)➝


Licensing: Concord Theatricals➝

Sheet Music: Musicnotes➝


1960s, Large Cast, Original, Rom-Dramedy

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