THE VERY HUNGRY CATERPILLAR – SPECIAL NEEDS AND AUTISM FRIENDLY

The Very Hungry Caterpillar WEB


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 though 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 ‘Mr. Seahorse’, ‘The Very Lonely Firefly’ and ‘The Artist Who Painted A Blue Horse’.

This brand new Australian made show will excite, educate and entertain new readers and first time theatre goers.  Those who grew up with these stories will delight in experiencing, for the first time on the Australian stage, one of the most popular children’s books ever written.

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.

Running time: 50 minutes with no interval
Audience Advice:
 Recommended for ages 10 and under

Friday 2 October 3.00pm
Friday 2 October 3:00pm Special needs and Autism friendly performance – see details below.
All tickets: $20.00
Friday 2 October 3:00pm
THIS SPECIAL NEEDS AND AUTISM FRIENDLY PERFORMANCE IS MODIFIED AS FOLLOWS: Children are given an explanation about the show and what will happen so they know what to expect. House lights stay on. Noise level is reduced. Doors are left open. People without disabilities also welcome to attend.

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