This production is a fun and yet heart wrenching story about one man in his struggle with depression and the various different forms in which it reveals itself to us.

I Had a Black Dog is for anyone who has ever suffered with or knows someone who has suffered with some form of depression or anxiety. It is a beautiful and heart-warming portrayal.

The adaptation of the international bestselling book tells the story of Joe’s depression which is personified in the shape of a black dog.

His dog is his constant companion, whether sitting obediently in the corner or leaping on his chest in the night, he is always there. Can the dog be trained to behave so that Joe can maintain his job and relationships? Can he tame the beast?

Friday, February 2, 7pm.

Trestle Arts Base, Russet Drive, St Albans, AL4 0JQ. Details: 0727 850950