Exciting news for U.S. fans patiently awaiting the Broadway run of “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child” — the ticket on sale date and cast have been announced.
Seven of the original cast members are returning for the Broadway production. Returning actors include: 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). They’ll be joined by 28 new actors, according to the “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child” Twitter account. Full cast bios are available here.
— Cursed Child NYC (@HPPlayNYC) August 2, 2017
Preview performances begin in March 2018 and the official opening night is April 22, 2018.
In order to avoid scalping, the show is using the Ticketmaster Verified Fan program. Buyers must register through a link at the “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child” website between October 1 – 5 to gain access to tickets. Registration opens at 10:00AM EDT on October 1 and closes at 10:00PM EDT on October 5.
Registered ticket buyers are randomly selected to receive an access code, and tickets are sold on a first-come, first-served basis. Tickets officially go on sale on October 12 at 11:00AM EDT.
For more information, head over to the show’s website.