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Arsenal Center for the Arts
321 Arsenal Street Watertown, MA 02472
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21 reviews
21 stars
The weather was windy. I wore casual chic - perfect for theater.
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15 reviews
2 stars
Right next door is the excellent Venezuelan restaurant Casa de Pedro.
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Reviews & Ratings

"The Kite Runner"
25 ratings
4.6 average rating
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69 events
64 reviews
47 stars
attended Sep 15 2012

Have read the book and seen the movie. And the play added a new dimension. Very well acted and the set design was excellent. Great venue. A must see.

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17 reviews
9 stars
attended Sep 23 2012

I had not read the book, I had not seen the film...I abhor brutality so avoided The Kite Runner. Sunday was coming up and I had no plans and a trip out to Watertown would be a bit of a challenge driving from Hingham but I thought that would take...continued

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27 events
7 reviews
8 stars
attended Sep 23 2012

The first half of the show was better then the second half. I feel they included too much violence for no real dramatic reason other then shock value. The theatre is poorly designed; we sat all the way on the side and there was no way to access...continued

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Quotes & Highlights

Spangler’s adaptation is so faithful to the events, characters, and spirit of the novel.  —_San Francisco Chronicle  _
Read a feature on The Kite Runner in The Boston Globe.


Adapted by Matthew Spangler

Based on the novel by Khaled Hosseini

Directed by Elaine Vaan Hogue