THE KITE RUNNER Will Launch a North American Tour in Spring 2024
The tour will open at ASU Gammage in Tempe, AZ before moving on to nearly 20 cities.
by Stephi Wild Mar. 14, 2023
The producers of The Kite Runner, a play with music based on Khaled Hosseini’s international best-selling novel, are pleased to announce that a North American tour of the acclaimed Broadway and West End production will launch in Spring 2024. The tour will open at ASU Gammage in Tempe, AZ before moving on to nearly 20 cities, including Pittsburgh, PA and Schenectady, NY. Additional tour dates and full casting to be announced at a later date.
“It’s not often that a play as powerful and uplifting as The Kite Runner comes along,” said Tracey McFarland, Producer and President of Booking at Broadway & Beyond Theatricals. “We are delighted to take audiences across America on this emotional and hopeful journey.”
The powerful stage production of The Kite Runner tells a haunting tale of friendship spanning cultures and continents, following one man’s journey to confront his past and find redemption. Afghanistan is a divided country, and two childhood friends 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 the incident which will change their lives forever. Told across two decades and two continents, The Kite Runner is an unforgettable journey of forgiveness, and shows us all that we can be good again.
Read the full article with tour dates on broadwayworld.com