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Jan 28 - 31, 2020  |  Mimi Ohio Theatre The Very Hungry Caterpillar & Other Eric Carle Favorites School Matinee Performance

Event Times

  • Tue  |  Jan 28 10:00 AM
  • Tue  |  Jan 28 12:00 PM
  • Wed  |  Jan 29 10:00 AM
  • Wed  |  Jan 29 12:00 PM
  • Thu  |  Jan 30 10:00 AM
  • Thu  |  Jan 30 12:00 PM
  • Fri  |  Jan 31 10:00 AM
  • Fri  |  Jan 31 12:00 PM
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Event Description


Waitlist Available: Call 216-348-7909 to be added to the waitlist for this performance.

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, an airplane, a shark and more. The Mixed-Up Chameleon is bored with his life, sitting about predictably changing color 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.

Teacher Resource Guide- The Very Hungry Caterpillar (PDF)

The 10 a.m. performance on January 30, 2020 will be ASL interpreted. Guests who need the assistance of the interpreter should indicate so on the Accessibility Needs section of the order form.

Running Time: 60 minutes

Recommended Grade Level: Pre-K - 3

To schedule a field trip to a school performance, please complete our PDF order form and submit by mail or fax or email to [email protected]. A 20% deposit or school purchase order for the full amount of the order is required at the time of your registration.

For assistance in scheduling your field trip, please contact us at 216-3487909 or via email at [email protected].

This School Matinee Performance is presented by University Hospitals Rainbow Babies & Children's Hospital.