Director: John Tiffany; Written by: JK Rowling, Jack Thorne, John Tiffany; Cast: (the cast may change on different dates) Thomas Aldridge, Helen Aluko, Rosemary Annabella Nkrumah, David Annen, Franc Ashman, Jamie Ballard, Jordan Bamford, Emma Bown, Jonathan Case, Adrian Christopher, Craig Connolly, Danny Dalton, Leah Haile, James Howard, April Hughes, Joe Idris-Roberts, Martin Johnston, Gareth Kennerley, Susan Lawson-Reynolds, Barry Mccarthy, Sandy Mcdade, James Mcgregor, Ryan J Mackay, Annette Mclaughlin, David Mara, Dylan Mason, Tom Peters, James Phoon, Eve Ponsonby, Kate Russell-Smith, Sinead Sharkey, Amarah-Jae St Aubyn, Mark Theodore, Susie Trayling, Joshua Wyatt
This is a brand-new Harry Potter story by JK Rowling herself, which follows on from the end of the books.
Harry Potter is now a husband, an overworked employee of the Ministry of Magic, and a busy father of three school-age kids. But the past refuses to stay where it belongs, and his youngest son is soon struggling with his family's legacy. As Harry's past catches up with him he learns that darkness can sometimes come from unexpected places.
The story has been split up into two parts, so if you want to see the entire thing then you need to book two completely different shows. If you come on a Wednesday, Saturday or Sunday then you can book both parts for the same day, but the second part of Thursdays show will be shown on the Friday (it's a very strange way to present a play!)
The Times★★★★★ – "It is out of this world, it's magic, and it's a hit" Sunday Times★★★★★ – "The magical marvel we've been waiting for" Financial Times★★★★★ – "For a bunch of muggles the creative team has certainly brewed up a wizard show" Evening Standard★★★★★ – "For once the so-called theatrical event of the year really is just that" Daily Express★★★★★ – "You simply cannot believe the evidence of your own eyes"
The Play That Goes Wrong — Duchess Theatre – 5 Sep 2014 to 27 Oct 2019 – The Cornley Polytechnic Drama Society put on a West End show, but will they crack under the pressure?
Motown — The Story of Berry Gordy’s label – 11 Feb 2016 to 20 Apr 2019 – Relive Berry Gordy's journey as he launches Motown and the careers of superstars like Michael Jackson
The Comedy About A Bank Robbery – 31 Mar 2016 to 3 Nov 2019 – The writers behind 'The Play That Goes Wrong' are back with 'The Comedy About A Bank Robbery' at the Criterion
Disney’s Aladdin – The Musical – 27 May 2016 to 30 Mar 2019 – Disney's "Aladdin" has been turned into a West End musical, and will be showing at the Prince Edward Theatre.
School of Rock – 22 Oct 2016 to 20 Oct 2019 – The Jack Black movie 'School of Rock' has been turned into a West End mind-blowing musical by Andrew Lloyd Webber and Julian Fellowes.
Everybody’s Talking About Jamie – 6 Nov 2017 to 28 Sep 2019 – 'Everybody's Talking About Jamie' is all about overcoming prejudice, with songs by The Feeling's Dan Gillespie Sells.
Hamilton — one of America’s Founding Fathers – 21 Nov 2017 to 30 Mar 2019 – Alexander Hamilton was George Washington's right hand man, and one of America's Founding Fathers.
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