The play is about an Irish immigrant named Brendan who has been living in Boston for five years and is about to become a citizen. While coping with the loss of his mother, Brendan struggles to overcome obstacles and earn his citizenship.
According to the Huntington Theater Company website:
"A recent Irish immigrant, Brendan now calls Boston home. He misses his family, but works hard to fit-in in his adopted country, earn his American citizenship, and find love and meaning in his new life in this funny and touching premiere..."