Mischief managed! The Hogwarts magic continues with the next part of the Harry Potter story. Harry Potter and the Cursed Child tickets are available on London Theatre now.
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child is a new play by Jack Thorne, based on original ideas by Thorne, J.K. Rowling, and John Tiffany, It is the eighth story in the Harry Potter series and the first official Harry Potter story to be presented on stage.
The critically acclaimed production is the most awarded new play in theatre history. Harry Potter and the Cursed Child has won 24 major theatre awards in the UK and is the most awarded play in the history of the Olivier Awards, winning a record-breaking nine awards including Best New Play.
The production has also won 25 major US awards with six Tony Awards including Best Play and is now running at the Palace Theatre in London's West End.
The Harry Potter and the Cursed Child play continues from the films. Adventure runs in the family. When Harry Potter’s head-strong son Albus befriends the son of his fiercest rival, Draco Malfoy, it sparks an unbelievable new journey for them all—with the power to change the past and future forever. Prepare for a mind-blowing race through time, spectacular spells, and an epic battle, all brought to life with the most astonishing theatrical magic ever seen on stage.
This is a fitting eighth story to the Harry Potter franchise that's equal parts epic and spellbinding. In order to tell the story in full, it is told across two Parts, and audiences are encouraged to see the two Parts together.
In conjunction with the Harry Potter and the Cursed Child play premiere, the script was published and sold over 2 million copies in the first two days of release in North America, and over 800,000 copies in its first week in the UK.
Currently, there are no plans to turn the Harry Potter and the Cursed Child into a movie. The best way to discover what happens to Harry Potter and visit Hogwarts to watch Harry Potter and the Cursed Child in London.
Tickets to Harry Potter and the Cursed Child are available now. Book your Harry Potter and the Cursed Child tickets on London Theatre today.
Part One: 2 hours 45 minutes & Part Two: 2 hours 35 minutes
October 14th, 2021
March 2nd, 2025
Suitable for ages 10+
927 reviews on Show-Score
By: Jack Thorne, based on an original new story by J.K. Rowling, Jack Thorne and John Tiffany
Producer: Sonia Friedman Productions, Colin Callender’s Playground Entertainment and Harry Potter Theatrical Productions
Director: John Tiffany
Cast list: David Ricardo-Pearce (as Harry Potter), Polly Frame (as Ginny Potter), Ellis Rae (as Albus Potter), Thomas Aldridge (as Ron Weasley), Jade Ogugua (as Hermione Granger), Taneetrah Porter (as Rose Granger-Weasley), Steve John Shepherd (as Draco Malfoy), Harry Acklowe (as Scorpius Malfoy)
Lighting: Neil Austin
Sound: Gareth Fry
Design: Christine Jones
Choreography: Steven Hoggett
Costume: Katrina Lindsay
Location: West End
Railway station: Charing Cross
Bus numbers: (Shaftesbury Avenue) 14, 19, 38; (Charing Cross Road) 24, 29, 176
Night bus numbers: (Shaftesbury Avenue) 14, N5, N19, N20, N38; (Charing Cross Road) 24, 176, N29, N41, N279
Car park: Chinatown (3mins)
Directions from tube: (5mins) Take Charing Cross Road until you reach the crossroads with Shaftesbury Avenue.
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Harry’s story isn’t quite over yet. This record-smashing global hit continues its successful West End. Nineteen years after the end of the iconic novels, Harry Potter’s son faces new kinds of dark magic. The two-part play is an epic tale of love, family, and redemption, with theatrical magic like you’ve never seen before. Fall under the spell of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child at the Palace Theatre and book your tickets today.
The running time of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Parts One & Two is Part One: 2 hours 45 minutes & Part Two: 2 hours 35 minutes.
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Parts One & Two is playing at Palace Theatre. The theatre is located in London, United Kingdom, W1D 5AY.
Tickets for Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Parts One & Two start at £30.
The recommended age for Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Parts One & Two is Suitable for ages 10+.
Book tickets for Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Parts One & Two on London Theatre.
Jack Thorne wrote Harry Potter and the Cursed Child. He worked alongside J.K. Rowling and John Tiffany to create this new story set in the Wizarding World of Harry Potter, a sequel to the original seven books.
John Tiffany, the Tony and Olivier award-winning director and former artistic director at the National Theatre, directed Harry Potter and the Cursed Child.
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child can be enjoyed by people of all ages, but it is most suitable for ages 10+.
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child continues the story seventeen years later and offers a magical spectacle. Read our five-star review of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child.
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child consists of four acts divided into two separate parts. These are made to be watched consecutively on the same day.
Whilst Harry Potter and the Cursed Child is not a musical, it does include an original score by musician Imogen Heap. Her score for the two-part play was nominated for a Grammy Award and played a vital role in the storytelling.
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child draws inspiration from the world and characters created by J. K. Rowling in the Harry Potter book series. It is a continuation of these stories set nineteen years after the final book.