The book every Harry Potter fan needs in their lives is out soonRowling , John Tiffany , and Thorne. The play opened on Broadway on 22 April at the Lyric Theatre , with previews starting on 16 March The play is considered to be the eighth official story in the Harry Potter series. The play received enthusiastic critical reception. At the Laurence Olivier Awards , the London production received a record-breaking eleven nominations and won an again record-breaking nine awards, including Best New Play. In December , it was revealed that a stage play based on the Harry Potter series had been in development for around a year,  with the view to bringing it to the stage sometime in Rowling revealed that the play would "explore the previously untold story of Harry's early years as an orphan and outcast".
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New Book on Harry Potter and the Cursed Child’s Making, to Release in India on Nov 1
Calling all Harry Potter fans. We may not have Harry Potter and the Cursed Child in film form yet, but the book chronicling the story of the record-breaking, award-winning production and its journey to the stage could be the next best thing. The hardback book includes photography, interviews, and never-before-seen sketches, notes, and candid backstage photos - including the one above of Tolkien 's Anthony Boyle as Scorpius Malfoy, and Alex Price as Draco. Rowling, director John Tiffany, and playwright Jack Thorne, and ultimately to the gathering of the team of artists and actors who, together, bring this new part of Harry Potter's story to life. Harry Potter and the Cursed Child has become one of the most celebrated theatrical productions of all time. The award-winning international stage production is now playing in New York, London and Melbourne with San Francisco to open in the Fall, followed by a German language production in Hamburg opening in early , and a Toronto production announced for late The show has smashed box-office records, collected countless rave reviews and awards, including multiple Tony and Olivier Awards, and captivated audiences night after night.
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child continues its celebration of global expansion with the release of a brand new trailer, featuring never before seen footage of the award-winning international hit stage production. As the producers Sonia Friedman and Colin Callender said publicly when the new campaign first launched, "We are very proud that J. Rowling chose to tell her eighth story on stage. Just as she created a generation of lifelong readers with the Harry Potter book series, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child is now doing the same for theatre, with over half of our audiences worldwide being first time theatre-goers of all ages. There is nothing like the experience of being in a theatre with a community of others, seeing and experiencing in real-time as the magic unfolds live before your eyes.
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In some good news for Potterheads, a new book will chronicle behind-the-scenes details of the award-winning play Harry Potter and the Cursed Child. Replete with photographs of the wizarding world, backstage, interviews, sketches, notes and incredible trivia, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child: The Journey Behind the Scenes of the Award-Winning Stage Production is slated to release in India on November 1. It traces the show's journey to the stage—from the earliest phases of development with producers Sonia Friedman and Colin Callender to the crafting of the eighth Harry Potter story with JK Rowling, director John Tiffany and playwright Jack Thorne, and gathering artists and actors to bring it to life. Take a look. Harry Potter and the Cursed Child is regarded as one of the most celebrated stage productions of the past decade. Opening in London's West End in , on Broadway in and in Melbourne this year—and with more productions worldwide still to come including San Francisco later this year—the play has broken records, collected rave reviews, awards and captivated audiences. According to the publisher, this book is the "ultimate backstage pass that every Harry Potter fan has been waiting for.