Set against a backdrop of fast horses, gritty racetracks, and high stakes betting, Pure Confidence is an extraordinary tale of one of the most successful athletes of his day--Simon Cato, a slave. Pure Confidence is a funny and daring look at the complexity of race, love, and dignity.
"This compelling play has a pedigree that proclaims it as a piece of important theatre." - Backstage.com
"A finely conceived slice of Americana, providing a pungent history lesson blessedly devoid of dryness or preachment." - Bloomberg.com
"...the powerful subject matter and impressive performances make "Pure Confidence" a winner" - NYPost.com