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The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show



Friday 24th March, 1.30pm & 3.30pm
Saturday 25th March, 11.30am & 1.30pm

The Very Hungry Caterpillar, by author / illustrator Eric Carle has delighted generations of readers since it was first published in 1969 selling more than 41 million copies worldwide.
Eric’s well-known books captivated readers with his iconic colourful hand painted tissue paper collage illustrations and distinctively simple stories, introducing generations of children to a bigger, brighter world – and to their first experience of reading itself.  

Now the timeless classic makes its way off the page and onto the stage. 

Created by Jonathan Rockefeller, the critically acclaimed production of ‘The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show’ features a menagerie of 75 lovable puppets, faithfully adapting four of Eric Carle’s stories. 
The Artist Who Painted a Blue Horse, Mister Seahorse, The Very Lonely Firefly and of course The Very Hungry Caterpillar.


Schools- why not bring your KS1 class to our 1.30pm show on Friday 24th March? For more information or to make a reservation, please contact
Tickets cost £11 for school groups, including teachers. 

The Giant Wiggle!
We will be taking part in The Giant Wiggle, a national fundraising event for Action for Children.
Join us on
Friday 24th March from 10am and wiggle your way around our cafe and gallery.
Dress up as The Very Hungry Caterpillar, take part in colouring activities and storytelling and help raise some money for charity.
We'll have cakes for sale, a tombola with some brilliant prizes and more!
To find out more about The Giant Wiggle and Action for Children, click here. 

Are you a wheelchair user or do you have limited mobility?
Please contact the box office in advance on 01992 531500 who will arrange seating for you and book your tickets.

Tickets: £13* each or £48* for a Family Ticket (4 tickets). Group Ticket (10+) £11.
Duration: 60mins, no interval
Suitable for: all ages. The show is aimed at children aged 2/3yrs up to about age 7. Older children may also enjoy the show.
Other: Babes in Arms (children under 18mths) tickets are available free of charge. Please ask at Box Office upon arrival or call 01992 531500. 

* Please Note: On-line bookings of up to 9 tickets will be subject to a single £2.50 transaction fee. There is an additional charge of £1.00 for postage or collect for free from the Box Office. (For bookings of 9+ please contact the box office directly on 01992 531500)

All tickets include a £1 booking fee.
There is an additional charge of £1 for postage.
For bookings of 9+, please contact the Box Office directly on 01992 531500

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