Fried Chicken and Latkes, written and conceived by Rain Pryor, is a hero's journey from the standpoint of a person born into a world of "Us vs. Them" – but not quite an "us" and not quite a "them". Told through heavy characterization and a few songs, Fried Chicken and Latkes takes you on a journey of racial identity, family, spiritual growth and love. She gives us a glimpse into the universe that was her childhood and is her life, morphing effortlessly, into the people around her, we all end up completely identifying with her story.
Rain's father, legendary actor/comedian, Richard Pryor, gave her a sharp sense of timing and character. Her mother imbued her life with political consciousness to stand up for what you believe in!
Fried Chicken & Latkes, teaches us that living an authentic life is not about "where do I stand" - it's about "Here, I stand". Fried Chicken and Latkes will take you back in time and move you forward making you laugh, think and cry.