The newly compressed one-part production of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child begins previews at the Lyric Theater on November 12. The audience can once again visit the wizarding school of Broadway!

The Cursed Child begins previews!

December 7th is the opening night. Harry Potter and the Cursed Child was first released on Broadway on April 22, 2018. And it was divided into two parts. The work will continue on to be nominated for 10 Tony Awards and won five awards. This includes the Best Drama Award. Jack Thorne, director John Tiffany, and original playwright J.K. Rowling are in charge of the creative team. The story takes place 19 years after the Deathly Hallows. Harry’s youngest son is in Hogwarts.


The Broadway production includes James Snyder as Harry Potter and Diane Davis as Ginny Potter alongside James Romney as their son Albus Potter; David Abeles as Ron Weasley, Jenny Jules as Hermione Granger, and Nadia Brown as their daughter Rose Granger-Weasley; and Aaron Bartz as Draco Malfoy and Brady Dalton Richards as his son Scorpius Malfoy.

The further cast consists of Oge Agulué, Kevin Angulo, Chelsey Arce, Quinn Blades, Michela Cannon, Will Carlyon, Lauren Nicole Cipoletti, Judith Lightfoot Clarke, Ted Deasy, Kira Fath, Stephanie Gomérez, Steve Haggard, Ben Horner, Edward James Hyland, Jax Jackson, Jack Koenig, Spencer LaRue, Rachel Leslie, Sarita Amani Nash, Alexandra Peter, Dan Piering, Kevin Matthew Reyes, William Rhem, Antoinette Robinson, Stephen Spinella, Tom Stephens, Maya Thomas, and Karen Janes Woditsch.


The production features are Steven Hoggett’s movement, Christine Jones’ sets, Katrina Lindsay’s costumes, Imogenship’s music and arrangements, Neil Austin’s lights, and Gareth Fry’s voice, the magic of Jamie Harrison, and the music supervision and arrangement of Martin Lowe. The newly appointed Director of Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion is Patricia Dayleg. Sonia Friedman Productions, Colin Callender, and Harry Potter Theatrical Productions served as producers.


Credits featured image: Wikimedia Commons

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