The production uses Sammy Davis Jr's history to tackle relevant contemporary issues - racism and the lack of personal, economic, and social freedom facing black people in the arts,
which prevent them from developing or reaching their full potential.

Original production

Opening night: 
Original Cast:
Peter Straker Hillard Elkins
Erica Ann Deakin Paula Wayne
Rodger Dunklee Ayo Ajala
Nina Kristofferson Shirley Strode
Ngo Ngofa Lolade Falana
Jason Pennycooke Joe Grant
Warren Wills Pianist
Production Team: