Venue: The Warren: Main House | Genre: Kids and Youth | Warnings: Age 0+
The Very Hungry Caterpillar, by author/illustrator Eric Carle has
delighted generations of readers since it was first published in 1969
selling more than 43 million copies worldwide.
Eric's well-known books captivated readers with his iconic colorful hand painted tissue paper collage illustrations and destinctively simple stories, introducing generations of children to a bigger, brighter world - and to their first experience of reading itself.
The timeless classic has made 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 stories, The Artist Who Painted a Blue Horse, Mister Seahorse, The Very Lonely Firefly and of course, the star of the show - The Very Hungry Caterpillar.
“Bedazzling! Will mesmerise audiences!” – The New York Times
***** - Time Out, New York
“We rate it FIVE SMILES!” – Newsday