Kafka and Son

Theaturtle and Richard Jordan Productions in association with Pleasance

3rd Aug 2022 - 14th Aug 2022

Beside - Pleasance Courtyard


Restricted to ages 12 and above


The five-star multi award-winning international hit production returns to the Fringe for 11 shows after a sold-out run in 2017!

Franz Kafka at 36, a failed writer and timid Jewish son, wrote an extraordinary letter to his overbearing father.

Dora Award-winning Canadian actor Alon Nashman has been celebrated around the world for his performance as Kafka. Winner – Outstanding Production Awards in Prague, Germany, South Africa, Toronto, London, Edmonton, Orlando.

"Nashman's tour-de-force" ★★★★★

"Immensely compelling" ★★★★★ Boston Globe

"Simply breath-taking" ★★★★★

"Staggering" ★★★★★

"A masterpiece" ★★★★★ Edinburgh Festivals Magazine

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