FOLLOWING an outstanding West End Run, the unforgettable theatrical tour de force The Kite Runner comes to the Everyman Theatre in Cheltenham from October 31.

Based on Khaled Hosseini’s international bestselling novel, this haunting tale of friendship which spans cultures and continents, follows one man’s journey to confront his past and find redemption.

Afghanistan is a divided country on the verge of war 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 Hassan nor Amir can foresee the terrible incident which will shatter their lives forever.

The Kite Runner has been adapted by Matthew Spangler and is directed by Giles Croft.

  •  The Kite Runner is at The Everyman Theatre in Cheltenham from October 31-November 4. Tickets available from the Everyman Theatre Box Office on 01242 572573 or online at