Lights of Broadway: The Kite Runner

The Kite Runner

Synopsis: One of the best-loved and most highly acclaimed novels of our time, The Kite Runner is a powerful play of friendship that follows 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 redemption and forgiveness and shows us all that we can be good again.


Based on the best-selling novel of the same name, the Kite Runner follows the story of your Afghan boy Amir and his friendship with the son of his father’s servant and the inevitable betrayal of his friend that led to a series of life changing events. Tackling the rise and fall of the Soviet Union and the rise of the Taliban in Afghanistan, this story is one of love, loss, and resilience.