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The Very Hungry Caterpillar & Other Eric Carle Favourites | Virtual Event

  • Recurring daily
  • Dates: March 14, 2022 to March 27, 2022
  • Times: 12:00 AM to 11:59 PM
  • Admission: Cost for schools is $60/classroom. Cost for Homeschools and Individuals is $6/household.
  • Clemens Center
    207 Clemens Center Parkway
    Elmira, NY 14901
  • Phone: 607-733-5639 ext. 777
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A Clemens Center Mary Tripp Marks School-Time Series production presented by Shaw Entertainment and Mermaid Theater of Nova Scotia

THE VERY HUNGRY CATERPILLAR & OTHER ERIC CARLE FAVOURITES

Available for Streaming Monday, March 14 – Sunday, March 27, 2022


Based on the stories by Eric Carle

Three beloved stories by Eric Carle, award-winning children’s book illustrator and author, are retold on stage through the magic of black light and fanciful puppets. The Very Hungry Caterpillar follows the wonderful adventures of a very tiny and very hungry caterpillar as he eats his way through an amazing variety of foods on his path to becoming a beautiful butterfly. High up in the sky, Little Cloud playfully transforms himself into various creatures, including a sheep, and an airplane, a shark and more. The Mixed-Up Chameleon is bored with his life, sitting about predictably changing colour all day. Following an adventurous trip to the zoo, he attempts to emulate the beautiful animals he sees before coming to the conclusion that there is value in his own unique self.

Adapted, designed and directed by Jim Morrow, with music by Steven Naylor and narration by Gordon Pinsent, the hour-long production features the imaginative approach to storytelling through theatre that has earned international recognition for Mermaid Theatre of Nova Scotia.

Curriculum Ties: Literature, Language Arts, Science, Geography, Storytelling

Recommended for Grades Pre K – 3

Show Length: 60 minutes

*Dates/times/program/protocols subject to change.


Purchase information:

For Schools: Cost for schools is $60/classroom. Each class must be registered. A fillable Order Form for Schools is available on-line at ClemensCenter.org or you may contact Janice Slocum to register. Payment or Purchase Order must be received before the link and password will be sent.

For Homeschools and Individuals: Cost for Homeschools and Individuals is $6/household. A fillable Order Form for Homeschools is available on-line at ClemensCenter.org or you may contact Janice Slocum to register. Payment must be received before the link and password will be sent.

Questions? Please contact Janice Slocum, School-Time Coordinator at 607-733-5639 x 777 or janices@clemenscenter.org

The Very Hungry Caterpillar & Other Eric Carle Favourites | Virtual Event
  • Clemens Center
  • 207 Clemens Center Parkway
  • Elmira, NY 14901
  • March 14, 2022 to March 27, 2022
  • Cost for schools is $60/classroom. Cost for Homeschools and Individuals is $6/household.
  • Recurring daily

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Clemens Center

207 Clemens Center Parkway
Elmira, NY 14902-1046
(607) 734-8191
Located in the central Southern Tier of New York State, the Clemens Center is the region's premier performing arts center. On the Powers Theater and Mandeville Hall stages, the Center presents a vast spectrum of performance experiences. From blockbuster Broadway shows and dazzling dance programs to rousing classical and contemporary concerts to feel-good family entertainment, the Clemens Center excites and delights audiences of all ages!