The timeless classic has made its way off the page and onto the stage. Based on author/illustrator Eric Carle’s beloved book, The Very Hungry Caterpillar is the story of a caterpillar trying to satisfy his insatiable appetite, on his journey to becoming a full-fledged butterfly. The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show is a bright, bold spectacle, featuring 75 lovable puppets. In addition to The Very Hungry Caterpillar, the production features the faithful adaption of three additional Eric Carle stories: Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?, 10 Little Rubber Ducks, and The Very Lonely Firefly.
Charlotte Martin Theatre
Age Recommendation: For Ages 3+
Running Time: Approximately 55 minutes. No intermission.
The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show also contains three other Eric Carle favorites: Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?, 10 Little Rubber Ducks, and The Very Lonely Firefly.
Tickets start at $15.
This production has past.
“With 75 puppets it’s a non-stop parade of new critters every minute. Every puppet is a wonderful surprise…“
JiaYing Grygiel (ParentMap)
Active Audience Guide
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The very hungry caterpillar aag
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The Very Hungry Caterpillar Press Release
Cast / Creative
Jonathan Rockefeller Producer/Director
Carl Vorwerk General Manager
Krista Robbins Company Manager
Hannah Delmore Production Stage Manager
Peter Brown Stage Manager
Nate Edmondson Composer
David Goldstein Scenic and Lighting Designer
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