Friday, June 28, 2024

Theatre Review: ‘The Kite Runner’ at The Kennedy Center by Savannah Brooks

It is a testament to the longevity and power of Khaled Hosseini’s storytelling ability that “The Kite Runner” is still continuing to captivate audiences across the world more than two …

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Wednesday, June 26, 2024

Review Roundup: THE KITE RUNNER National Tour is Now Underway

The North American tour of The Kite Runner opened on April 9 at ASU Gammage in Tempe, AZ before moving on to nearly 20 cities.  Read the reviews here!

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:42AM
Tuesday, June 18, 2024

The Kite Runner could use more heart by Kerry Reid

Khaled Hosseini’s 2003 novel, The Kite Runner, about the diverging paths of two boys in Kabul during the 1970s and after, is a moving and sorrowful story of how geopolitical, class, and re…

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Monday, June 17, 2024

A Way to Be Good: A Review of “The Kite Runner” at Broadway in Chicago by Tristan Bruns

Based on the best-selling book by Khaled Hosseini, the story is split between 1970s Afghanistan and early-2000 San Francisco. Afghan refugee Amir reflects on his childhood in Kabul.

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Monday, May 6, 2024

'The personal meets the political' as 'The Kite Runner' tour stops by Benedum Center by Joshua Axelrod / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

“The Kite Runner” will close out the Cultural Trust’s 2023-24 Broadway in Pittsburgh series.

SOURCE: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette at 05:30AM
Friday, April 12, 2024

Photos: First Look at the North American Tour of THE KITE RUNNER

All new photos have been released from the North American tour of THE KITE RUNNER, a play with music based on Khaled Hosseini’s internationally best-selling novel.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:42AM
Wednesday, February 28, 2024

‘The Kite Runner’ Tour Announces Full Casting by Matthew Herzog

‘The Kite Runner’ (Broadway Production). The producers of The Kite Runner, a play with music based on Khaled Hosseini’s internationally best-selling novel, are pleased to announce fu…

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Tuesday, February 27, 2024

The Kite Runner

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Ramzi Khalaf to Lead National Tour of The Kite Runner by Margaret Hall

The production arrived on Broadway in 2022 following its premiere in the U.K., including two runs in London’s West End.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:24AM

Full Cast Set For the North American Tour of THE KITE RUNNER

The full cast has been revealed for the North American tour of THE KITE RUNNER, a play with music based on Khaled Hosseini's internationally best-selling novel. Find out who is starring in …

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 09:10AM
Wednesday, October 4, 2023

The Kite Runner Will Launch U.K. Tour This Spring by Meg Masseron

The encore run comes on the heels of its Broadway transfer.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:07AM
Wednesday, September 6, 2023

Broadway in Chicago 2024 season: ‘Girl From the North Country,’ ‘The Kite Runner’ and ‘Mrs. Doubtfire’ by Doug George

The recently announced world premiere “Death Becomes Her” is also joined by "Peter Pan" and a return for “Mamma Mia!”

SOURCE: Chicago Tribune Subscription at 03:22PM

Broadway in Chicago Announces Spring 2024 Season Lineup by Matthew Herzog

Broadway In Chicago (Chicago, IL) has announced the lineup for its spring 2024 season, including a pre-Broadway world premier. The season will feature Girl From the North Country, Mrs. Doubt…

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Sunday, July 2, 2023

South Asians are quietly changing American theatre - The Week

Look at any playbill, and you can now find desi names on it. When The Kite Runner, set in Afghanistan, played recently on Broadway, ...

SOURCE: Google at 03:43PM
Thursday, May 4, 2023

The Kite Runner | June 25–30, 2024 by The Kennedy Center

Based on Khaled Hosseini’s beloved, international bestselling novel, The Kite Runner is a powerful new play adapted by Matthew Spangler that follows one man’s journey to confront his pas…

SOURCE: YouTube at 05:12PM
Monday, May 1, 2023

2023 Tonys predictions: Complete odds for 76th annual Tony Awards nominations by David Buchanan

The 2022-2023 Broadway season that began way back last July with the opening of “The Kite Runner” featured a whopping 38 productions of new musicals, plays, and revivals. The incredibly …

SOURCE: Gold Derby at 02:00PM
Saturday, April 29, 2023

Waterbury Palace brings seven more Broadway tours to Connecticut in 2023-24 season by Christopher Arnott

The 2023-24 Waterbury Palace Broadway season will include “Pretty Woman the Musical," “Harper Lee’s To Kill a Mockingbird," “On Your Feet! The Story of Emilio & Gloria Estefan," …

SOURCE: Hartford Courant at 06:00AM
Tuesday, March 14, 2023

The Kite Runner to Embark on North American Tour by Margaret Hall

The stage adaptation of Khaled Hosseini's novel played Broadway in 2022.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:42AM

THE KITE RUNNER Will Launch a North American Tour in Spring 2024

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 …

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:06AM

Broadway’s ‘The Kite Runner’ Announces North American Tour by Matthew Herzog

‘The Kite Runner’ (Broadway Production). The producers of The Kite Runner, a play with music based on Khaled Hosseini’s international best-selling novel, have announce that a North Ame…

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Wednesday, February 1, 2023

2023 Tony Awards eligibility rulings (round 1): ‘Kimberly Akimbo,’ ‘Into the Woods,’ ‘1776’ and a change in voting procedure by Sam Eckmann

The Tony Awards Administration Committee met for the first time during the 2022-2023 Broadway season on January 31 to discuss eligibility of 20 productions for the 76th Annual Tony Awards in…

SOURCE: Gold Derby at 04:30PM

Tonys Administration Committee Announces First Set of Rulings for the 2022-2023 Season by Lindsey Sullivan

The Tony Awards Administration Committee has made eligibility decisions for 20 Broadway productions for the 2022-2023 season. This was the first time the committee met to decide the eligibil…

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Wednesday, November 2, 2022

‘MJ,’ ‘Kite Runner’ see strong box office weeks despite falling attendance by Caitlin Hornik

For the third time in October, ”MJ” broke its house record at the Neil Simon Theatre. The jukebox musical grossed $1,810,272 — besting its previous record of $1,777,138 — and played …

SOURCE: Broadway News Subscription at 07:52AM
Tuesday, November 1, 2022

‘The Kite Runner’ closes on Broadway: Will this ‘heartbreaker’ of a play be remembered by Tonys? by David Buchanan

The first new play of the current Broadway season, a stage adaptation of Khaled Hosseini’s novel “The Kite Runner,” has closed on Broadway. A memory play that toggles back and forth be…

SOURCE: Gold Derby at 10:00AM
Sunday, October 30, 2022

The Final Curtain Falls on Broadway's The Kite Runner October 30 by Leah Putnam

Adapted from Khaled Hosseini's novel, the stage play has already announced a North American tour.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:07AM
Wednesday, October 26, 2022

First Person: How The Kite Runner Gave Me the Chance to Play a Role That Was Written for Someone Else

Déa Julien talks about MENA representation on Broadway and pushing for the part you want.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 11:55PM
Tuesday, October 25, 2022

The Kite Runner to Embark on National Tour in 2024 by Caitlin Moynihan

Broadway's The Kite Runner, based on Khaled Hosseini’s novel of the same name and adapted by Matthew Spangler, will embark on a North American tour in 2024. The production, directed by�…

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‘The Kite Runner’ lays plans for 2024 national tour by Ruthie Fierberg

Producers of “The Kite Runner” have announced that Dramatic Publishing has acquired the licensing rights to the production and that plans are underway for a North American tour, slated t…

SOURCE: Broadway News Subscription at 01:57PM

THE KITE RUNNER Will Launch North American Tour in 2024

Dramatic Publishing has licensed the Broadway production of The Kite Runner, and a North American tour is being planned for 2024. Tour cities, dates and casting will be announced. The Kite R…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:12PM

Dramatic Publishing Acquires The Kite Runner Licensing Rights; North American Tour Announced by Leah Putnam

The Broadway production currently running at Hayes Theater is led by Amir Arison and Faran Tahir.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:07PM

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