​"You won’t find a more affecting portrayal of resilience anywhere else." - Musings in Intermissions ★★★★★


​"The thought and creativity that has gone into this production is obvious from every angle." - Irish Examiner (Majorie Brennan)

Told through the eyes of loveable dog Here-Boy who lives on the street with his owner, Tall Tail is a heart-warming play with original live music for family audiences (7+ yrs),

dog-lovers and anyone who has ever made a friend for life. 

Written in collaboration with James de Burca, Conor Clancy & Rebecca Ruane.

Premiered at Cork Midsummer Festival 2019. 

Presented as a work-in-progress at SHOW 2017 & Smock Alley Theatre's Scene & Heard Festival 2018.

Performed by James de Burca

Music by Conor Clancy & Rebecca Ruane 

Written & Directed by Al Dalton 

Produced by Sadhbh Barrett Coakley 

Set design by Davy Dummigan 

Lighting design by Dara Hoban

Costume design by Jenny Whyte

Kindly supported by the Arts Council, Cork City Council, Cork Midsummer Festival, CIT Cork School of Music, Graffiti Theatre Company and our charity partner Focus Ireland.


Contact us for more information: info@alsaproductions.com