on an original new story by J. K. Rowling, Jack Thorne and John
Tiffany, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, a new play by Jack Thorne,
is the first official Harry Potter story to be presented on stage. It
will receive its world premiere in London's West End on 30th July 2016.
was always difficult being Harry Potter and it isn't much easier now
that he is an overworked employee of the Ministry of Magic, a husband
and father of three school-age children.
While Harry grapples
with a past that refuses to stay where it belongs, his youngest son
Albus must struggle with the weight of a family legacy he never wanted.
As past and present fuse ominously, both father and son learn the
uncomfortable truth: sometimes darkness comes from unexpected places.