Set in OKC: 1950’s Deep Deuce & ‘80’s, “Momma Taught Me Purple, Daddy Taught Me Blue” is “Back to the Future” meets “Lackawanna Blues”.
Momma Taught Me Purple, Daddy Taught Me Blue
This is a love story, not just between a young couple, but also their daughter’s love for them. Shortly after her mother’s death, a young woman travels to their racist past in hopes of changing her parents’ future.
It’s “Black” to the future meets Lackawanna Blues set in the early 1980’s and in 1950’s Deep Deuce OKC, a haven for blacks, but not always a safe one.
Let’s tell the stories that must be told.