The Very Hungry Caterpillar

Eric Carle

See dates and times  

5 Stars

Time Out

5 Stars

Live Theatre UK


Dive into Eric Carle’s bright and colourful world as his beloved stories are transformed from page to stage using a menagerie of 75 lovable puppets and charming music. Featuring your favourite titles: Brown Bear, Brown Bear, 10 Little Rubber Ducks, The Very Lonely Firefly and of course, the star of the show, The Very Hungry Caterpillar which celebrated its 50th Birthday in 2019.

Created by Jonathan Rockefeller, the critically acclaimed The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show is a vibrant celebration of Eric Carle’s adored classics and the perfect introduction to live theatre.

Will the Hungry Caterpillar ever be full?

Brown Bear, Brown Bear what do you see?

Where will the Little Rubber Ducks drift to in the big wide sea?

Will the Lonely Firefly find his friends?

Covid Safety Measures

You can confidently buy tickets with us as live shows return - we’ll get in touch if anything changes with your booking, and we’ll make sure your visit is safe, comfortable and fun. Find out more about our safety measures, here.

Your seats have changed?

Our sales team are currently busy moving bookings due to changes in Covid rules. If you have received new tickets please be reassured your new seats are as close to your original booking as possible. If you wish to change your booking please contact us after 1 September.


  • 0 Stars

    Bedazzling! Will mesmerize audiences!
    The New York Times
  • 0 Stars

    A knockout success!
    Daily Telegraph
  • 0 Stars

    Your favourite small person will be changed for the better
    Live Theatre UK