Playwright Marcus Youssef is well-known for his plays dealing with political issues from the invasion of Iraq to Canadian involvement in Afghanistan. His most recent production moves into deeply personal territory. How Has My Love Affected You? is playing at the Arts Club Theatre until March 23. In the play, Marcus tells the story of his close, yet difficult relationship with his mother, Joleene. Marcus’s son Zak joins him on stage, playing music written especially for the production by Veda Hille. Marcus Youssef speaks with Redeye host Jane Williams.
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