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The Very Hungry Caterpillar (Susan Elkin reviews)

Colour, movement, smiles, clear story telling, visual surprises and a narrative so iconically familiar that almost everyone in the audience can recite it from memory: it’s a promising mix for pre-schoolers’ show.

The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show presents four Eric Carle stories saving the famous, ravenous, primary coloured, eponymous insect until last.

Full marks to the Puppet Kitchen …

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Susan Elkin Susan Elkin is an education journalist, author and former secondary teacher of English. She was Education and Training Editor at The Stage from 2005 - 2016
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