You are cordially invited to the most exciting, fun filled and action packed book launch you’ll ever see...

Kicking off at 11am, to go along with the popular musical, ‘The Caterpillar and the Blackbird’ comes the picture book of the same name!

Written by the musical’s creator, Kate O’Hearn (author of the bestselling Pegasus series of books) and chock full of wonderful illustrations by the award winning artist, R. Christopher, this FREE extravaganza has something for everyone and can’t be missed.


So come along and enter our woodland wonderland, where you will have the opportunity to:

– Say hello to Kate O’Hearn and have her sign a copy of your book

– With the purchase of each book, you will receive 1 free child’s ticket to the show on 28 August (tickets can be printed at the Box Office on the day)

– Listen to the cast of woodland characters singing some of the most popular songs from the show

– Laugh at our mischievous squirrels as they try to hide their acorns and entertain your little ones

– Get your face painted

– Enter our raffle to win an original, signed piece of art from the book’s illustrator R Christopher

– And much more!



The fun begins at 11am and runs to 3pm in the Auditorium Foyer.

There will be live performances at 11.30am, 12.45pm and 2pm, which include book readings with author Kate O’Hearn and characters from the show, along with a performance of the show’s Finale number Wings with fabulous harmonies and electric dancing!

The raffle will be drawn at the close of the event.