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The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show

Saturday 15th Oct 2022 — Sunday 16th Oct 2022, Auditorium

Full Price £15 / Under-18s £13

  • A colourful design surrounds a green and red caterpillar from the popular book: The Very Hungry Caterpillar.

Book Tickets

Four timeless stories are brought to life in one delightful show.

Dive into Eric Carle’s bright and colourful world as his beloved stories are transformed from page to stage using a menagerie of 75 lovable puppets and charming music. Featuring your favourite titles: Brown Bear, Brown Bear, 10 Little Rubber Ducks, The Very Lonely Firefly and of course, the star of the show, The Very Hungry Caterpillar.

Created by Jonathan Rockefeller, the critically acclaimed The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show is a vibrant celebration of Eric Carle’s adored classics and the perfect introduction to live theatre.

Will the Hungry Caterpillar ever be full?

Brown Bear, Brown Bear what do you see?

Where will the Little Rubber Ducks drift to in the big wide sea?

Will the Lonely Firefly find his friends?

Plus, little ones aged 2+ and their grown-ups can book to join us for a pre-show family craft session where you will make a butterfly friend and take it along to the show!

  • “Beautiful, Rhythmic. A Triumph”
    ★★★★★ Time Out
  • “Charming and ingenious”
    ★★★★ The Stage
  • “Colourful, charming, perfect for children”
    ★★★★ London Theatre

Information about your visit

Our 2022 live events have gone on sale at full capacity with no social distancing. Should government or industry guidelines change, we will update visitor information and will contact all those who have booked tickets. As a publicly funded organisation, we need to ensure everyone, including those who are disabled or clinically extremely vulnerable, can attend if they wish. If you would like to come to one of our performances but would not be able to attend unless a space was left either side, please contact our Box Office team to discuss your booking.

Duration: 50 minutes (no interval)

Age Guide 1+