This haunting tale of friendship spans cultures and continents and follows one man’s journey to confront his past and find redemption.
Afghanistan is a divided country on the verge of war and childhood friends, Amir and Hassan are about to be torn apart. It’s a beautiful afternoon in Kabul and the skies are full of the excitement and joy of a kite flying tournament. But neither of the boys can foresee what will happen to Hassan that afternoon, an event that is to shatter their lives.
Based on Khaled Hosseini’s international bestselling novel and film, this haunting tale of friendship leaves a lasting impression on anyone it touches.
Adapted by Matthew Spangler
Based on the novel by Khaled Hosseini
Directed by Giles Croft
‘This production of The Kite Runner is a soaring triumph of theatrical storytelling’ The Big Issue, 3 September 2014 ★★★★★
Reviews from the previous production:
'Outstanding' Daily Mail
'Exhilarating' The Times
'Beautifully performed' Financial Times
'Gripping' The Guardian