Exclusive Preview of The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show in Union Square Park on Thursday, August 10th

It's off the page and on to the stage for The Very Hungry Caterpillar, the popular children's book published in 1969 by author and illustrator Eric Carle. Citi Summer in the Square is excited to welcome The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show to the main stage on Union Square Park's South Plaza this Thursday, August 10th at 11 AM. Children and adults of all ages are welcomed to enjoy an exclusive preview of the world-renowned theatrical performance. The cast will be performing The Very Hungry Caterpillar story excerpt from the show, followed by a photo opportunity with the puppets.

After a wildly successful premier in Australia, the theatric spin-off of the popular children's book made its way to the New York City in early 2016. Due to popular the demand, the show is back, playing this September at DR2 at the Daryl Roth Theatre, right in the heart of Union Square (101 East 15th Street).

Enter our social media contest for a chance to win two tickets to the show, or buy tickets now here. The show opens on September 28 in Union Square at the DR2 theatre.