The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show

Photo of the full cast of The Very Hungry Caterpillar holding a variety of puppets from the show.

This weekend is your last chance to see the magic of Eric Carle’s The Very Hungry Caterpillar come to life on stage in The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show!

This production has been dazzling audiences around the globe for over five years, with its faithful adaptations of Carle’s timeless classics. Experience a menagerie of over 75 extraordinary puppets, including the show’s star, The Very Hungry Caterpillar, and characters from three other favorites.

Carle’s well-known books captivate readers with his iconic and colorful collage illustrations and distinctively simple stories, introducing generations of children to a bigger, brighter world—and to their first experience of reading itself. The Very Hungry Caterpillar, by author/illustrator Eric Carle has delighted generations of readers since it was first published in 1969, selling more than 45 million copies worldwide.

See the illustrations go from page to stage in this innovative puppetry production that’s perfect for the whole family! Explore showtimes below and get your tickets now.

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The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show is supported by Dr. Loren Bartole ‘Family Foot Care’.
Children’s Theatre and Performing Arts programs are supported by The Shubert Foundation.