‘Meanbh-chuileag’ the Gaelic for midgie is the name of Fèisean nan Gàidheal’s theatre-in-education project.

Based in Fèisean nan Gàidheal’s office in Inverness, Meanbh-chuileag regularly write, produce and tour one TIE play a year  for 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 outcomes

I 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