The Kite Runner is coming to Dubai Opera in February 2020
The production is based on the bestselling novel by Khaled Hosseini…
The West End adaption of bestselling novel, The Kite Runner, will make its Middle East debut in Dubai next year. From Thursday February 27 to Saturday February 29, 2020, Broadway Productions will be showcasing the award-winning show at Dubai Opera.
Based on the story by Khaled Hosseini, The Kite Runner is set in Afghanistan and follows the story of two friends throughout their lives. Set in Kabul, we see the contrast between a cheerful town in the midst of a kite flying tournament, before a terrible incident plunges them into a war zone.
The plot explores a variety of cultures and continents, following one man on his journey to confront his past as he seeks redemption. The play has been showcased in London’s West End at Wyndham’s Theatre and at the Playhouse Theatre, and is directed by Giles Croft.
Chief Executive Officer of Broadway Entertainment Group, Liz Koops said: “We are proud to be bringing this stunning production of The Kite Runner to the Middle East for the very first time. For a limited time only, theatre lovers can expect to witness an unforgettable and remarkable performance as they become immersed in this outstanding story.”
Tickets for the production are on sale now, starting from Dhs250 and with an early bird discount on VIP and Platinum packages until Wednesday December 4. There’s five shows to choose from, with a choice of 8pm on Thursday February 27 and 3pm or 8pm on Friday February 28 and Saturday February 29.
The Kite Runner, Dubai Opera, Downtown Dubai, Thursday Feb 27 8pm, Friday Feb 28 & Saturday Feb 29 3pm or 8pm, from Dhs250. dubaiopera.com