The riveting story of Lee Harvey Oswald and his complex relationship with his overbearing mother, Marguerite, Mama’s Boy follows Marguerite's reckless attempts to reunite her family, from Lee's return to the U.S. from Russia, through the assassination of Kennedy, to her son's own murder and her defense of his innocence in the months that follow. A fascinating examination of family dynamics and obsessive maternal devotion played out in the shadow of history.
premiered at the Good Theater in Portland, ME in October 2015 under the direction of Brian P. Allen. Mama’s Boy
was subsequently produced at the George Street Playhouse in New Brunswick, NJ in November, 2016 under the direction of David Saint.