The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show

A marvellous menagerie of lovable puppets bring Eric Carle’s The Very Hungry Caterpillar to life on stage.

“and – pop! – out of the egg came a tiny and very hungry caterpillar.”

One of the most-read and famous children’s books of all time, ‘The Very Hungry Caterpillar’ emerges off the page in a masterful theatrical experience for the whole family.

Journey through Eric Carle’s incredible stories as they come to life on stage in this enchanting show.

Featuring some other delightful characters from three of Eric Carle’s bestselling classics tales including, ‘The Artist Who Painted A Blue Horse’, ‘Mr. Seahorse’ and ‘The Very Lonely Firefly’. This brand new Australian made show will excite, educate and entertain new readers and first-time theatre-goers, while for those who grew up with these books will delight in experiencing one of the most popular children’s books ever written for the first time on the Australian stage.

Created by Jonathan Worsley, directed by Naomi Edwards and with 75 magical puppets created by New York’s Puppet Kitchen. Story time doesn’t get much more magical than this.

“Beautiful, rhythmic and faithful to the author’s works, The Very Hungry Caterpillar is a triumph for first time theatregoers” “Simply put, the makers behind the first stage adaptation of The Very Hungry Caterpillar know and understand kids.” “For first time theatregoers, this is a triumph of faithful storytelling and pattern recognition. For seasoned viewers it’s a production that’s beautiful to watch – no matter how old you are, or how long ago it was since you read a picture book.” Time Out

Standard $22 Child $18 (under 12) Family $72 (4 tickets, at least one adult)

Presented by JWR Productions Australia & Michael Sieders Presents Created by Jonathan Worsley Director Naomi Edwards Producer Michael Sieders Set Designer James Browne Puppets created by Puppet Kitchen Costume Designer Andrea Espinoza Lighting Designer Nicholas Rayment Composer / Sound Designer Nate Edmondson Composer Steven Baker

  • Thursday, Sep 24 2015 10:00am
  • Thursday, Sep 24 2015 12:00pm
  • Thursday, Sep 24 2015 2:30pm
  • Friday, Sep 25 2015 10:00am
  • Friday, Sep 25 2015 12:00pm
  • Friday, Sep 25 2015 2:30pm (new time!)

“and – pop! – out of the egg came a tiny and very hungry caterpillar.”

One of the most-read and famous children’s books of all time, ‘The Very Hungry Caterpillar’ emerges off the page in a masterful theatrical experience for the whole family.

Journey through Eric Carle’s incredible stories as they come to life on stage in this enchanting show.

Featuring some other delightful characters from three of Eric Carle’s bestselling classics tales including, ‘The Artist Who Painted A Blue Horse’, ‘Mr. Seahorse’ and ‘The Very Lonely Firefly’. This brand new Australian made show will excite, educate and entertain new readers and first-time theatre-goers, while for those who grew up with these books will delight in experiencing one of the most popular children’s books ever written for the first time on the Australian stage.

Created by Jonathan Worsley, directed by Naomi Edwards and with 75 magical puppets created by New York’s Puppet Kitchen. Story time doesn’t get much more magical than this.

“Beautiful, rhythmic and faithful to the author’s works, The Very Hungry Caterpillar is a triumph for first time theatregoers” “Simply put, the makers behind the first stage adaptation of The Very Hungry Caterpillar know and understand kids.” “For first time theatregoers, this is a triumph of faithful storytelling and pattern recognition. For seasoned viewers it’s a production that’s beautiful to watch – no matter how old you are, or how long ago it was since you read a picture book.” Time Out

Standard $22 Child $18 (under 12) Family $72 (4 tickets, at least one adult)

Presented by JWR Productions Australia & Michael Sieders Presents Created by Jonathan Worsley Director Naomi Edwards Producer Michael Sieders Set Designer James Browne Puppets created by Puppet Kitchen Costume Designer Andrea Espinoza Lighting Designer Nicholas Rayment Composer / Sound Designer Nate Edmondson Composer Steven Baker

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