Five Reasons to See… The Kite Runner, Playhouse Theatre

Having had a successful West End run earlier this year, Giles Croft’s production is back in London due to popular demand. If you haven’t seen it yet here is why you should:  1. The story: everything about Khaled Hosseini’s story is so vivid and rich in detail that watching it unfold on stage feels particularly special.… Read More

REVIEW: The Kite Runner, Playhouse Theatre

Wonderfully powerful, Giles Croft’s heartfelt production of Khaled Hosseini’s best selling novel makes a welcome return to the West End.  Covering topics such as guilt, betrayal and redemption, The Kite Runner is a show that constantly tugs at the audience’s heartstrings while also providing them with an education about what it meant (and still does)… Read More

Sneak Peek at… The Kite Runner, Playhouse Theatre

New production images have been released for the new West End run of The Kite Runner at the Playhouse Theatre, which officially opens on the 19th June.  Based on Khaled Hosseini’s best selling novel and following its successful run at the Wyndham’s Theatre earlier this year, The Kite Runner heads back to the West End… Read More

News: The Kite Runner Announces West End Extension and National Tour

Following popular demand, it has been confirmed that the second West End run of Giles Croft’s production of The Kite Runner will now play at the Playhouse Theatre until the 26th August.  This second West End season for the production in 2017 follows the critically acclaimed run at the Wyndham’s Theatre earlier this year and… Read More

NEWS: The Kite Runner to Return to the West End

It has been confirmed that Giles Croft’s production of Khaled Hosseini’s best selling novel will return to the West End, following a successful run at the Wyndham’s Theatre earlier this year.  Having wowed audiences and critics alike at Wyndham’s Theatre, where it closed earlier this month, producers have confirmed that the production will transfer to the Playhouse Theatre… Read More

REVIEW: The Kite Runner, Wyndham’s Theatre

Khaled Hosseini’s utterly heartbreaking story is beautifully and painfully brought to life through Matthew Spangler’s adaptation and Giles Croft’s production.  Based on the 2003 novel, The Kite Runner is a story of guilt, betrayal and redemption that is as poetic and affectionate as it is brutal and honest. Set in Afghanistan, a country that is on… Read More

NEWS: The Kite Runner to Open in the West End

Khaled Housseini’s award winning story about friendship and betrayal is being brought to the London stage in Giles Croft’s production, running at the Wyndham’s Theatre from the 21st December until the 11th March 2017.  The Kite Runner, which follows the story of one man’s journey to redemption, has been adapted for a stage production that has… Read More