The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show / La Oruga Muy Hambrienta Espectáculo | Arts and Education Council of St. Louis

The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show / La Oruga Muy Hambrienta Espectáculo

Kirkwood Performing Arts Center
210 East Monroe Avenue
Kirkwood, MO 63122
April 25, 2021 to May 16, 2021
ARTS Card Discount: 
Pay-what-you-can viewing period, April 28-30

He’s enchanted generations of readers since he first began nibbling his way into our hearts in 1969. Now, everyone’s favorite caterpillar takes the outdoor stage in a dazzling, critically acclaimed English-Spanish bilingual production –featuring a menagerie of more than 75 larger-than-life, magical puppets. "The Very Hungry Caterpillar" is joined by friends from three other iconic Eric Carle picture books: "Brown Bear, Brown Bear," "10 Little Rubber Ducks," and "The Very Lonely Firefly." Revisit these timeless classics with the young people in your life in an outdoor, socially distant setting or streaming virtually from home, keeping you and your family safe while diving into a music-filled, big, bright, colorful world filled with transformation and discovery.

"The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show / La Oruga Muy Hambrienta Espectáculo" is created by Jonathan Rockefeller and based on the books by Eric Carle. This English-Spanish bilingual production will be a joy for language learners of every age!

"The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show" is a 60-minute production with no intermission. The production is recommended for all ages.

Outdoor seating pods are available for groups of 2 – 8, with pricing based on the number of people in each pod.

Online virtual streaming is exclusively licensed for broadcast in nine states across the region: Missouri, Illinois, Arkansas, Tennessee, Indiana, Kansas, Wisconsin, Iowa and Michigan. (The video for the virtual streaming is from a mid-April filmed performance at Kirkwood Performing Arts Center.)

Tickets: Outdoor seating pods start at $56; Online virtual streaming is $20.

Metro Theater Company is committed to ensure that economic barriers do not prevent families from experiencing its programs. The 3-day pay-what-you-can viewing period is April 28 – 30 for both virtual streaming and in-person performances.

Pay-what-you-can in-person performances are Wednesday, April 28 at 10:30 am and 1 pm; Thursday, April 29 at 10:30 am and 1 pm; and Friday, April 30 at 3 pm and 5:30 pm.

Pay-what-you-can virtual streaming is April 28-30.

  • Morning Streaming: 9 am to 1 pm CDT (Day of performance registration ends at 8 am)
  • Afternoon Streaming: 1 to 5 pm CDT (Day of performance registration ends at noon)
  • Evening Streaming: 5 to 9 pm CDT (Day of performance registration ends at 4 pm)
  • View Map
  • 2021-04-25 00:00:00 2021-05-16 00:00:00 America/Chicago The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show / La Oruga Muy Hambrienta Espectáculo

    He’s enchanted generations of readers since he first began nibbling his way into our hearts in 1969. Now, everyone’s favorite caterpillar takes the outdoor stage in a dazzling, critically acclaimed English-Spanish bilingual production –featuring a menagerie of more than 75 larger-than-life, magical puppets. "The Very Hungry Caterpillar" is joined by friends from three other iconic Eric Carle picture books: "Brown Bear, Brown Bear," "10 Little Rubber Ducks," and "The Very Lonely Firefly." Revisit these timeless classics with the young people in your life in an outdoor, socially distant setting or streaming virtually from home, keeping you and your family safe while diving into a music-filled, big, bright, colorful world filled with transformation and discovery.

    "The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show / La Oruga Muy Hambrienta Espectáculo" is created by Jonathan Rockefeller and based on the books by Eric Carle. This English-Spanish bilingual production will be a joy for language learners of every age!

    "The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show" is a 60-minute production with no intermission. The production is recommended for all ages.

    Outdoor seating pods are available for groups of 2 – 8, with pricing based on the number of people in each pod.

    Online virtual streaming is exclusively licensed for broadcast in nine states across the region: Missouri, Illinois, Arkansas, Tennessee, Indiana, Kansas, Wisconsin, Iowa and Michigan. (The video for the virtual streaming is from a mid-April filmed performance at Kirkwood Performing Arts Center.)

    Tickets: Outdoor seating pods start at $56; Online virtual streaming is $20.

    Metro Theater Company is committed to ensure that economic barriers do not prevent families from experiencing its programs. The 3-day pay-what-you-can viewing period is April 28 – 30 for both virtual streaming and in-person performances.

    Pay-what-you-can in-person performances are Wednesday, April 28 at 10:30 am and 1 pm; Thursday, April 29 at 10:30 am and 1 pm; and Friday, April 30 at 3 pm and 5:30 pm.

    Pay-what-you-can virtual streaming is April 28-30.

    • Morning Streaming: 9 am to 1 pm CDT (Day of performance registration ends at 8 am)
    • Afternoon Streaming: 1 to 5 pm CDT (Day of performance registration ends at noon)
    • Evening Streaming: 5 to 9 pm CDT (Day of performance registration ends at 4 pm)
    210 East Monroe Avenue Kirkwood MO 63122
3311 Washington Ave
St. Louis, MO 63103

The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show / La Oruga Muy Hambrienta Espectáculo

Kirkwood Performing Arts Center
210 East Monroe Avenue
Kirkwood, MO 63122
April 25, 2021 to May 16, 2021
ARTS Card Discount: 
Pay-what-you-can viewing period, April 28-30

He’s enchanted generations of readers since he first began nibbling his way into our hearts in 1969. Now, everyone’s favorite caterpillar takes the outdoor stage in a dazzling, critically acclaimed English-Spanish bilingual production –featuring a menagerie of more than 75 larger-than-life, magical puppets. "The Very Hungry Caterpillar" is joined by friends from three other iconic Eric Carle picture books: "Brown Bear, Brown Bear," "10 Little Rubber Ducks," and "The Very Lonely Firefly." Revisit these timeless classics with the young people in your life in an outdoor, socially distant setting or streaming virtually from home, keeping you and your family safe while diving into a music-filled, big, bright, colorful world filled with transformation and discovery.

"The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show / La Oruga Muy Hambrienta Espectáculo" is created by Jonathan Rockefeller and based on the books by Eric Carle. This English-Spanish bilingual production will be a joy for language learners of every age!

"The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show" is a 60-minute production with no intermission. The production is recommended for all ages.

Outdoor seating pods are available for groups of 2 – 8, with pricing based on the number of people in each pod.

Online virtual streaming is exclusively licensed for broadcast in nine states across the region: Missouri, Illinois, Arkansas, Tennessee, Indiana, Kansas, Wisconsin, Iowa and Michigan. (The video for the virtual streaming is from a mid-April filmed performance at Kirkwood Performing Arts Center.)

Tickets: Outdoor seating pods start at $56; Online virtual streaming is $20.

Metro Theater Company is committed to ensure that economic barriers do not prevent families from experiencing its programs. The 3-day pay-what-you-can viewing period is April 28 – 30 for both virtual streaming and in-person performances.

Pay-what-you-can in-person performances are Wednesday, April 28 at 10:30 am and 1 pm; Thursday, April 29 at 10:30 am and 1 pm; and Friday, April 30 at 3 pm and 5:30 pm.

Pay-what-you-can virtual streaming is April 28-30.

  • Morning Streaming: 9 am to 1 pm CDT (Day of performance registration ends at 8 am)
  • Afternoon Streaming: 1 to 5 pm CDT (Day of performance registration ends at noon)
  • Evening Streaming: 5 to 9 pm CDT (Day of performance registration ends at 4 pm)
  • View Map
  • 2021-04-25 00:00:00 2021-05-16 00:00:00 America/Chicago The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show / La Oruga Muy Hambrienta Espectáculo

    He’s enchanted generations of readers since he first began nibbling his way into our hearts in 1969. Now, everyone’s favorite caterpillar takes the outdoor stage in a dazzling, critically acclaimed English-Spanish bilingual production –featuring a menagerie of more than 75 larger-than-life, magical puppets. "The Very Hungry Caterpillar" is joined by friends from three other iconic Eric Carle picture books: "Brown Bear, Brown Bear," "10 Little Rubber Ducks," and "The Very Lonely Firefly." Revisit these timeless classics with the young people in your life in an outdoor, socially distant setting or streaming virtually from home, keeping you and your family safe while diving into a music-filled, big, bright, colorful world filled with transformation and discovery.

    "The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show / La Oruga Muy Hambrienta Espectáculo" is created by Jonathan Rockefeller and based on the books by Eric Carle. This English-Spanish bilingual production will be a joy for language learners of every age!

    "The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show" is a 60-minute production with no intermission. The production is recommended for all ages.

    Outdoor seating pods are available for groups of 2 – 8, with pricing based on the number of people in each pod.

    Online virtual streaming is exclusively licensed for broadcast in nine states across the region: Missouri, Illinois, Arkansas, Tennessee, Indiana, Kansas, Wisconsin, Iowa and Michigan. (The video for the virtual streaming is from a mid-April filmed performance at Kirkwood Performing Arts Center.)

    Tickets: Outdoor seating pods start at $56; Online virtual streaming is $20.

    Metro Theater Company is committed to ensure that economic barriers do not prevent families from experiencing its programs. The 3-day pay-what-you-can viewing period is April 28 – 30 for both virtual streaming and in-person performances.

    Pay-what-you-can in-person performances are Wednesday, April 28 at 10:30 am and 1 pm; Thursday, April 29 at 10:30 am and 1 pm; and Friday, April 30 at 3 pm and 5:30 pm.

    Pay-what-you-can virtual streaming is April 28-30.

    • Morning Streaming: 9 am to 1 pm CDT (Day of performance registration ends at 8 am)
    • Afternoon Streaming: 1 to 5 pm CDT (Day of performance registration ends at noon)
    • Evening Streaming: 5 to 9 pm CDT (Day of performance registration ends at 4 pm)
    210 East Monroe Avenue Kirkwood MO 63122
3311 Washington Ave
St. Louis, MO 63103