Family Storytelling with Órla Mc Govern

Tales of Magic and Mischief

We are so excited to welcome Galway based storyteller Órla Mc Govern to Mermaid as part of this year's YARN festival to transport us into the mythical and magical world of tales. This event is suitable for children aged 5 plus.

Órla Mc Govern is an award-winning Storyteller, Performer, Writer based in The West of Ireland. She tells and performs venues small and large around the world. Órla worked for many years in theatre, film and television. Her award winning plays and short films have been produced globally and she has written two books of stories ‘Dublin Folk Tales For Children’ & ‘Wild Waves & Wishing Wells’ (The History Press). She is the Artistic Director of Moth & Butterfly Storytelling in Galway, a member of Interface Inagh Arts Collective, Theatre 57 and Storytellers of Ireland.

Illustration: Gala Tomasso

Órla Mc Govern headshot: Ruby Wallis

*Proof of full vaccination or else a recovery from COVID-19 certificate in the past 6 months is mandatory for patrons over the age of 18 to attend this performance. A valid form of ID is required to check certificates.*

Orla Mc Govern Headshot