Hùb Hàb

The Hùb Hàb theatre-in-education is delivered through Fèisean nan Gàidheal’s Fèisgoil service.  For more information about Hùb Hàb contact Angus Macleod at angus@feisean.scot

Hùb Hàb 2022: Ri Fuine is Fealla-dhà

Ri Fuine is Fealla-dhà is a short film aimed at young children in Gaelic nurseries and Gaelic medium education. During the film the audience get to know Hùb Hàb and what happens when she has a go at a bit of baking.

The film has a run time just over 18 minutes and features five Gaelic songs sung by Hùb Hàb (Katie MacFarlane) with musical accompaniment by Pablo Lafuente.  Ri Fuine is Fealla-dhà was written and directed by Angus Macleod.

Na h-òrain/ The Songs

Cur-seachadan/ Activities

Listen to the songs from the film here:

Òran Hùb Hàb 2022

Reasabaidh son Cèic (A cake recipie)

Aig a’ Bhùth (At the shop)

Òran an Fhuineadair (The Baker’s Song)

Òran sgiobalachaidh (Tidying Song)


Hùb Hàb 2021: Cuairt Bheag

Cuairt Bheag is a short film aimed at young children in Gaelic nurseries and Gaelic medium education. During the film the audience get to know Hùb Hàb and what happens when she finds a magical box on her doorstep.

The film has a run time just over 18 minutes and features four Gaelic songs sung by Hùb Hàb (Katie MacFarlane) with musical accompaniment by Pablo Lafuente. Cuairt Bheag was written and directed by Angus Macleod.
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Na h-òrain / The songs

Cur-seachadan/ Activities

Listen to the songs from the film here:

Òran Hùb Hàb (Hùb Hàb Song)


Nach dèan thu deiseil?  (Won’t you get ready?)


Tha sinne a’ falbh air cuairt (We’re away for a walk)


‘S fheàrr dhomh tilleadh dhachaigh (I better go back home)


Hùb Hàb Songs

Videos featuring songs from Hùb Hàb plays between 2016 and 2020 were re-recorded by Ellen MacDonald last year and you can view them on our YouTube channel here:


Previous Hùb Hàb productions:

Hùb Hàb 2020: Duanagan Aodaich
In the Gaelic language play Duanagan Aodaich (Clothing Ditties) Hùb and Hàb learn about clothing.  A ten-day tour of the play took place between Monday 2nd and Friday 13th March with peformances at the following primary schools and Gaelic nurseries:  Mount Cameron Primary School, Sgoil na Coille Nuaidhe, Condorrat Primary School, Lyoncross Nursery, Bun-sgoil Taobh na Pàirce, Meadowburn Primary School, Rowena Nursery, Sgoil Ghàidhlig Ghlaschu, Bun-sgoil Thiriodh, Rockfield Primary School, Strath of Appin Primary School, Breadalbane Primary School and Goodlyburn Primary School.

Additional regional tours were scheduled for primary schools and Gaelic nurseries in the Isle of Mull, the Western Isles and the Highland Council region but these tours were cancelled due to the impact of the Covid-19 epidemic.

Hùb Hàb 2019: Rannan an Rathaid Mhòir
Rannan an Rathaid Mhòir’ (Hùb Hàb: Road Rhymes), a Gaelic language play about road safety, initially toured the central belt, Perthshire and Argyll in Marhc and in May toured Tiree, Mull and the Western Isles.  In September the play was performed Gaelic medium primary school and nurseries throughout the Highland Council region and Gilcomstoun Primary in Aberdeen.

Hùb Hàb 2018: Seirm na Sìde
In 2018 Hùb and Hàb learnt about the weather in the play Seirm na Sìde which toured the central belt, Perthshire and Argyll in April.  A second tour of the play took place in the Highlands between the 3rd and 14th of September 2018 as part of the Blas music festival.

Hùb Hàb 2017: Cumaidhean Ceòlmhor
Hùb Hàb: Cumaidhean Ceòlmhòr (Hùb Hàb: Musical Shapes) toured in 2017 

Hùb Hàb air Ghleus
Hùb Hàb air Ghleus’ (Hùb Hàb in Tune) toured the country in 2016.


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