Black Creek Risin’
By LaDarrion Williams

The time is 1925, and the new law Prohibition just settled in causing Mama Jakes’ juke joint to close down in fear of alcohol consumption and distributing. Mama Jakes, who is a strong African American woman is known as the Queen of bootlegging whiskey with her partner/ musician Willie Earl and a mother of a vivacious young daughter, Hoochie. When Willie Earl asks her to move with him to New York and her abusive husband comes back home from work, Mama Jakes must confront herself, her dreams and the chain of devastating events that a reset in motion.