Family Theatre Dance Music

My Friend Selkie

Sat 27 Apr at 11:00am & 2:00pm Corn Exchange, Haddington What Moves You

A tale told through dance, text and songs for ages 3 - 8 years.

Event Description

Selkie is learning about the stars. Jo needs to learn to swim. Can they help each other?

With live music by Quee MacArthur (ex Shooglenifty), children are invited to take part. See you at the Crab Disco!

Developed by the cast and Dawn Hartley from an original concept by Niamh, this tale is told through dance, text and songs and has been enjoyed by children age 3+ across Scotland.

In Celtic folk tales, a Selkie is a mythical creature who appears to be a person on land yet changes with their Selkie coat to become a seal in the sea.

"A child-like delight that encourages audience interaction and offers a charming introduction to Scottish folk tales" The Skinny, 

Recommended for ages 3 - 8 years.

Running time: 50 minutes

Venue & Accessibility

This event will be held at Corn Exchange Court Street, Haddington, EH41 3DS

  • The Corn Exchange has recently been refurbished and we have added a technical infrastructure for the stage, sound and lighting especially for live performances.
  • A selection of interval refreshments are available, and the town has several restaurants and bars.
  • Located on Court Street, the main road through Haddington, there is free parking at the rear of the building.
  • Access into the building is level, with accessible toilets inside.

If you have any access needs or will require assistance from our team during your visit, please contact the box office on 0131 653 5245 / .




£10 adult, £8 child

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