‘Meanbh-chuileag’, the Gaelic for midgie, is the name of Fèisean nan Gàidheal’s theatre-in-education project which produces and tours an annual theatre-in-education play aimed at Gaelic medium schools.

Curriculum for excellence outcomes

Expressive arts Experiences and outcomes
  • I have experienced the energy and excitement of being part of an audience for other people’s performances EXA 0-01a / EXA 1-01a / EXA 2-01a
  • My learning in, through and about the expressive arts is enhanced and enriched through partnerships with professional arts companies, creative adults and cultural organisations
Literacy Experiences and outcomesI develop and extend my literacy skills when:

  • I have opportunities to developing an understanding of what is special, vibrant and valuable about what is, for the majority of Highland pupils, their own culture and their language
  • extend and enrich my vocabulary through listening, talking, watching and reading.

For more information about Meanbh-chuileag contact Angus Macleod at Fèisean nan Gàidheal.

Creative Scotland The Scottish Government Highlands and Islands Enterprise Bòrd na Gaidhlig Highland Council Comhairle nan Eilean Siar Argyll & Bute Council