Grab your time converter, because Harry Potter and the Cursed Child have returned on Broadway. The play was originally scheduled to resume performance in the Lyric Theater on November 16. It will welcome the return of the audience on November 12. Tickets are now on sale.
The Cursed Child has returned on Broadway
As previously reported, “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child” has been scheduled to be relaunched. It will now be staged in a single play on Broadway. While the original two plays will continue to be staged in London. “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child,” tells the life and family of Harry Potter, Ron Weasley, and Hermione Granger. This takes place 19 years after defeating Voldemort. It officially opened on April 22, 2018, and won six Tony Awards including Best Drama.
Tony and Olivier’s award-winning repertoire will be presented in a new version, which will condense the show into a single performance. Playwright Jack Thorne and director John Tiffany and original playwright J.K. Rowling said that because the theater is still dark, they have been making abridged versions. Other stages, including the original West End performance, will return with the two parts intact.
The story begins 19 years after the incidents in the 2007 novel “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows”. It tells the story of Harry Potter and his youngest son, Albus. Harry is currently the director of the Magic Enforcement Department at the Ministry of Magic). The story of Albus Severus Potter. Enter Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. The play is sold as the eighth story in the Harry Potter series. The play was enthusiastically criticized, although the script was not well received by some Harry Potter fans.
At the 2017 Lawrence Oliver Awards, this London work received a record-breaking 11 nominations and won another 9 record-breaking awards including Best New Play. At the 2018 Tony Awards, Broadway’s work won six awards including Best Drama. The show also set a record for the highest weekly ticket sales ever, with box office revenues of more than US$2.5 million at the Lyric Theater for the week ending December 30, 2018.