The two-part play, penned by Thorne, director Tiffany, and the original series' author Rowling, will begin performances March 16, 2018, at the Lyric Theatre, which is currently undergoing renovations to house the show. Opening night is set for April 22.
Reprising their roles from the West End premiere are Jamie Parker and Noma Dumezweni, who won Olivier Awards for their performances as Harry Potter and Hermione Granger, respectively, as well as Paul Thornley as Ron Weasley, Olivier winner Anthony Boyle as Scorpius Malfoy, Poppy Miller as Ginny Potter, Sam Clemmett as Albus Potter, and Alex Price as Draco Malfoy.
Tickets will go on sale October 18 to Ticketmaster Verified Fan members; a required registration period for the program will take place October 1–5.
Meet the New Cast of West End Harry Potter and the Cursed Child