‘Harry Potter and the Cursed Child’ lead actors to reprise roles in Broadway production

production of “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child” will reprise their roles on Broadway when the award-winning play crosses   the pond next year.Author J.K. the British Tonys), racking up nine wins, including   top prizes for director and new play.The plot picks   up years after the the series’ climactic   Battle of Hogwarts, when the famed Harry Potter is juggling his workload at the Ministry of Magic   with his tenuous relationship with his youngest son,   Albus, who grapples   with the family legacy as a first-year student at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. Tickets   will go on sale at Ticketmaster on Oct. The show also   became the most awarded production in the history   of the   Olivier Awards (a.k.a. 1.”Cursed Child,” co-written by Rowling, Jack Thorne and director John Tiffany,   debuted to   much fanfare at London’s   Palace Theatre   in June 2016. Latest updates Reprising their roles in the two-part play are   Jamie Parker (Harry Potter), Noma Dumezweni (Hermione Granger), Paul Thornley (Ron Weasley), Poppy Miller (Ginny Potter), Sam Clemmett (Albus Potter), Alex Price (Draco Malfoy) and Anthony Boyle (Scorpius Malfoy), according to a Wednesday announcement on the show’s official Facebook page.Those actors will be joined by a company of 28 new actors when the show   opens   April 22, 2018, at the redesigned   Lyric Theatre. Rowling’s stage follow-up to her wildly popular wizarding-world   books will see several of the principal   cast members treading the   boards in the Big Apple. 12, with registration beginning on Oct. (Manuel Harlan)It’s the Cast Who Lived: Seven stars of the West End Co.