The Very Hungry Caterpillar & Other Eric Carle Favourites | Virtual Event
March 14, 2022 - March 27, 2022
Due to unforeseen circumstances, the live spring tour of The Very Hungry Caterpillar and Other Eric Carle Favourites has been cancelled. We are now offering this show as a Virtual Event, available for streaming March 14-27, 2022.
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.
Content available to stream on demand at a time of your choosing from March 14 – March 27, 2022. You may access content for your classroom multiple times. Registration for each participating classroom is required.
Please note: Your purchase allows you the right to stream the performance video and corresponding educational content for the show “The Very Hungry Caterpillar and Other Eric Carle Favourites” only for those classrooms that are registered. Please be sure to register all classrooms.
If you purchase access to this content before March 11, you will receive an email with the link and password to the show page on March 14. If you purchase access to this content on or after March 11, you will receive an email with the link and password to the show page within one (1) business day of purchase. Emails will be sent directly to the Contact Person for your purchase, at the email provided. You may share the link with your students to watch remotely, or you can share your screen during class time.
For Schools: Cost for schools is $60/classroom. Each class must be registered. A fillable Order Form for Schools is available on-line 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 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 firstname.lastname@example.org