The very hungry caterpillar [Perth]
The very hungry caterpillar [Perth]

Event Information


Friday April 21, 2017
3:00 PM


Octagon Theatre, Perth
35 Stirling Highway
Crawley 6009, WA 6069

Auslan Interpreter/s

Janine Kirkup

Language/ Cultural Consultant


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 (Relaxed performance)

‘and – pop! – out of the egg came a tiny and very hungry caterpillar.’

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

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

Created by Jonathan Rockefeller, directed by Naomi Edwards and with 75 magical puppets created by New York’s Puppet Kitchen.

This is a timeless classic for all generations.

Please note: Children aged 2 and over will need a ticket to attend this performance. Children aged under 2 do not require a ticket, but will need to sit in an adult’s lap for the duration of the show.


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