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The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show QPAC | Brisbane

5 April, 2023 - 9 April, 2023

QPAC The Very Hungry Caterpillar

One of the most-read and famous children’s books of all time, The Very Hungry Caterpillar show emerges off the page in a masterful theatrical experience for children 18 months+ and their adults.

Created by Jonathan Rockefeller, the production features a menagerie of over 75 magical puppets, including the star of the show – The Very Hungry Caterpillar – and an Australian cast who bring these beloved books to life.

Alongside The Very Hungry Caterpillar, the show features three other Eric Carle stories – Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?, Ten Little Rubber Ducks, and The Very Busy Spider.

New readers ,first-time theatre-goers, and those who grew up with these books will delight in experiencing one of the most popular children’s books ever written. Don’t miss out!

★★★★★ “A triumph!” Time Out

“A magical, visual feast.” Australian Stage

“A charmingly delicious show.” Stage Whispers

“We rate it five smiles!” Newsday

  • 5 to 9 April, 2023
  • Playhouse, QPAC
  • 50 minutes (no interval)
  • Children 12 months and under are admitted free as long as they are on a parent/carer’s lap
  • Auslan Interpreted Performance – Thursday, 6 April 2023, 9:30am
  • Relaxed performance – Thursday, 6 April 2023, 9:30am
  • Book your tickets at QPAC.COM.AU HERE.

Find out more about taking your kids to QPAC here.


5 April, 2023
9 April, 2023
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