Alexis's FotoPage

By: Alexis Derby

[Recommend this Fotopage] | [Share this Fotopage]
View complete fotopage

Monday, 21-May-2012 02:52 Email | Share | Bookmark
Sugar Mummies Portrays Female Sex Tourism at a Jamaica All Inclu

A questionable play that recently opened on London's West End examines the issue of the fun tourism in Jamaica that attracts flocks of lonely ladies seeking flings with teenage black males. Are these fun vacations sleazy or merely safe romantic holidays? London's Royal Court Theatre - usually a setting for dispute - is staging playwright Tanika Gupta's Sugar Mummies, starring Lynda Bellingham as 1 of 4 middle-aged ladies which come to Jamaica to test out male prostitutes. And, there is oodles and oodles of fun in the play. Even before Sugar Mummies opened it ignited a hot discussion about female fun tourism: is it merely safe fun - a mutually-beneficial organization deal? Or, is it rank exploitation - and if so, of whom and by whom? Are the victims the women which believe declarations of real love; or are the victims poor people, unemployed teenage males which make them? Why must woman fun tourism be viewed in a different light than male fun tourism, that is usually classified to be sleazy male chauvinist piggery? And does Sugar Mummies perpetuate a racist myth of hyper-sexual black males?The play happens against the backdrop of the Jamaica all inclusive location at Negril Beach, where hero Leroy explains which for the gigolos, it's an simple and fun means to make money; and for the women it's several "true good lovin'". The English ladies who come to Negril complain which the males back house are cold, selfish, unflattering, and mechanical; the gigolos know steps to make females feel good. Besides, everyone in Jamaica is poor, and the lonely English females feel like millionaires by comparison. The gigolos don't charge a set cost - they are not prostitutes, truly. There is a tacitly agreed-upon, yet mutual, deception that underlies a client-gigolo relationship. Payment is never mentioned because this might destroy the fantasy which she is the most gorgeous woman he has ever met, and that they are madly crazy along with her. But after charming their woman and providing to be their guides, the gigolos set about extracting a cash as they may - often in subtle approaches.Sugar Mummies opens on 2 22-year older gigolos, Leroy and Sean, which spot 2 forty-something white ladies which have really appeared. Leroy warns them against Jamaican males, which may consider to hassle them and tear them off. Apparently really worried for the women's well-being, he and Sean give to show them around and show following them. The ladies protest that they're so older, yet Leroy replies "We ageless. In Jamaica true males like the cat - not the kitten. Mature, breathtaking ladies like you." The males are funny, and pretty complimentary; and the ladies figure "What the sin - you only reside when." Lynda Bellingham is good in the part of Maggie, a tragic, broken woman that a habitual adult holiday fun traveler. Playwright Gupta explains which her cause was to explore why these ladies feel so lost which they have to pay for affirmation. The humor arises from the pathos ofsad, middle-aged ladies believing which breathtaking, twenty yr old males have truly dropped crazy along initially sight. Sugar Mummies is raunchy, steamy, and pretty funny.Vacation Sex\nvacation sex

View complete fotopage

© Pidgin Technologies Ltd. 2016