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J.K. Rowling

 
Bio:
J.K. Rowling is the author of the seven Harry Potter novels, which have sold over 450 million copies and have been translated into 79 languages, and three companion books originally published for charity. She has also written The Casual Vacancy, a novel for adults, and, under the pseudonym Robert ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
J.K. Rowling is the author of the seven Harry Potter novels, which have sold over 450 million copies and have been translated into 79 languages, and three companion books originally published for charity. She has also written The Casual Vacancy, a novel for adults, and, under the pseudonym Robert ... (read complete bio)
A HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD Celebration to Take Place in Yonge-Dundas Square Photo A HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD Celebration to Take Place in Yonge-Dundas Square
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 17, 2022

The all-Canadian cast of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child is now ensconced in the newly re-modelled CAA Ed Mirvish Theatre where they are in the midst of technical rehearsals in preparation for the show’s first performance on Tuesday May 31st. To mark that day, a special public celebration will be held at Yonge-Dundas Square from 12 noon – 2 pm.

BWW Previews: PUFFS at the Anacapa School Of Witchcraft And Wizardry Photo BWW Previews: PUFFS at the Anacapa School Of Witchcraft And Wizardry
by Maggie Yates - May 10, 2022

'Puffs,' or 'Seven Increasingly Eventful Years at a Certain School of Magic and Magic' (by Matt Cox and presented this week by the students of the Anacapa School of Witchcraft and Wizardry), seeks to tell the stories of one of the less visible houses at a “certain school of magic”: the “puffs.”

POE is Now Playing at the National Theatre in Prague Photo POE is Now Playing at the National Theatre in Prague
by Stephi Wild - May 10, 2022

The performance is inspired by selected short stories – The Pit and the Pendulum, Hop-Frog and The Masque of the Red Death, which form the basic dramaturgic structure and are interconnected with a series of atmospheres and messages as varied as Poe’s work.

HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD in Melbourne Breaks Ticket Record in Australia Photo HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD in Melbourne Breaks Ticket Record in Australia
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 25, 2022

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child in Melbourne has sold over one million tickets, breaking the record for most tickets sold of any stage play in Australia ahead of the reimagined, one-part production opening at Melbourne’s Princess Theatre in May.

VIDEO: Final Trailer for FANTASTIC BEASTS: THE SECRETS OF DUMBLEDORE Released Photo VIDEO: Final Trailer for FANTASTIC BEASTS: THE SECRETS OF DUMBLEDORE Released
by Michael Major - Apr 11, 2022

The film features an ensemble cast led by Oscar winner Eddie Redmayne (“The Theory of Everything”), two-time Oscar nominee Jude Law (“Cold Mountain,” “The Talented Mr. Ripley”), Ezra Miller, Dan Fogler, Alison Sudol, Callum Turner, Jessica Williams, Katherine Waterston, and Mads Mikkelsen. Watch the new trailer now!

VIDEO: Go Inside HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD's  First Day of Rehearsals Photo VIDEO: Go Inside HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD's First Day of Rehearsals
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 7, 2022

Experience the beginning of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child's journey in Toronto as the cast, creative team, and staff all meet for the first time to begin rehearsals and make some magic!

BWW Review: TRANSPOSE JOY: PIT PARTY, Barbican Photo BWW Review: TRANSPOSE JOY: PIT PARTY, Barbican
by Isobel Pankhurst - Apr 3, 2022

Go down to the very bottom floor of the Barbican theatre and you'll find the Pit, where performers Mzz Kimberley, Felix Mufti and Ebony Rose Dark are celebrating the creativity of trans artists using dance, rap and theatre.

HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD Announces New Casting Photo HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD Announces New Casting
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 28, 2022

Producers of the Tony Award-winning Broadway production of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child announced today that Steve Haggard is now playing the role of Harry Potter and Angela Reed rejoins the Broadway company on Tuesday, May 3rd in the role of Ginny Potter.

Daniel Radcliffe Is Not Interested in Starring in a CURSED CHILD Film Adaption Photo Daniel Radcliffe Is Not Interested in Starring in a CURSED CHILD Film Adaption
by Michael Major - Mar 18, 2022

In a new interview with The New York Times, Daniel Radcliffe has revealed that he is not interested in starring in a film adaption of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child. Radcliffe returns to the stage later this year as Charley in New York Theatre Workshop's new production of Merrily We Roll Along.

Harry Potter Reunion Special to Air on Cartoon Network & TBS Photo Harry Potter Reunion Special to Air on Cartoon Network & TBS
by Michael Major - Mar 17, 2022

Daniel Radcliffe, Rupert Grint, and Emma Watson reunite, along with Helena Bonham Carter, Robbie Coltrane,Ralph Fiennes, Jason Isaacs, Gary Oldman, Tom Felton, James Phelps, Oliver Phelps, Mark Williams, Bonnie Wright, Alfred Enoch, Ian Hart, Toby Jones, Matthew Lewis, and Evanna Lynch.

VIDEO: CAA Ed Mirvish Theatre Transforms for HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD Photo VIDEO: CAA Ed Mirvish Theatre Transforms for HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 15, 2022

For the last four months The CAA Ed Mirvish Theatre has been preparing for the Canadian premiere of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child. Check out footage of the theatre's transformation.

HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD's Tom Stephens Becomes First Actor to Play Harry, R Photo HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD's Tom Stephens Becomes First Actor to Play Harry, Ron & Draco
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 11, 2022

Harry Potter on Broadway's Tom Stephens is officially the first actor to have covered and played the roles of Harry Potter, Ron Weasley, and Draco Malfoy on stage! 

VIDEO: Watch a New FANTASTIC BEASTS: THE SECRETS OF DUMBLEDORE Trailer Photo VIDEO: Watch a New FANTASTIC BEASTS: THE SECRETS OF DUMBLEDORE Trailer
by Michael Major - Feb 28, 2022

The film features an ensemble cast led by Oscar winner Eddie Redmayne (“The Theory of Everything”), two-time Oscar nominee Jude Law (“Cold Mountain,” “The Talented Mr. Ripley”), Ezra Miller, Dan Fogler, Alison Sudol, Callum Turner, Jessica Williams, Katherine Waterston, and Mads Mikkelsen. Watch the new trailer now!

BWW Review: HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD at the Curran Theater Photo BWW Review: HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD at the Curran Theater
by Steve Murray - Feb 26, 2022

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child is written by Jack Thorne and based on an original new story by J.K. Rowling, Jack Thorne, and John Tiffany. The production at the Curran Theatre is directed by John Tiffany. 

 PUFFS! Opens Next Week at Spotlighters Theatre Photo PUFFS! Opens Next Week at Spotlighters Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Feb 25, 2022

For seven years a certain boy wizard went to a certain Wizard School and conquered evil. This, however, is not his story. This is the story of the Puffs... who just happened to be there too. A tale for anyone who has never been destined to save the world.

Casting Announced For The Reimagined Production Of HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD  Photo Casting Announced For The Reimagined Production Of HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD in Australia
by Stephi Wild - Feb 24, 2022

Melbourne audiences will be introduced to both familiar and new faces in the reimagined production. Including many of the original cast, returning performers are Gareth Reeves as Harry Potter, Paula Arundell as Hermione Granger, Michael Whalley as Ron Weasley, Lucy Goleby as Ginny Potter, Ben Walter as Albus Potter, Nyx Calder as Scorpius Malfoy, Aisha Aidara as Rose Granger-Weasley/Young Hermione and Jessica Vickers as Delphi Diggory.

Cast Announced for Australian Debut of Reimagined HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD Photo Cast Announced for Australian Debut of Reimagined HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 23, 2022

Including many of the original cast, returning performers are Gareth Reeves as Harry Potter, Paula Arundell as Hermione Granger, Michael Whalley as Ron Weasley, Lucy Goleby as Ginny Potter, Ben Walter as Albus Potter, Nyx Calder as Scorpius Malfoy, Aisha Aidara as Rose Granger-Weasley/Young Hermione and Jessica Vickers as Delphi Diggory.

House Pride Nights to Return to HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD Photo House Pride Nights to Return to HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 23, 2022

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child will once again celebrate the Hogwarts houses with four special performances dedicated to each house. Gryffindor, Slytherin, Hufflepuff and Ravenclaw houses are the four living and learning communities for Hogwarts students, named after the wizarding school’s four founders. 

VIDEO: HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD Celebrates San Francisco Premiere Photo VIDEO: HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD Celebrates San Francisco Premiere
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 21, 2022

The West Coast engagement of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child celebrates its opening night this week and the cast is prepping for opening with some celebratory magic on the stage of the Curran Theatre!

West End Production Of HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD Extends Booking to February  Photo West End Production Of HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD Extends Booking to February 2023
by Stephi Wild - Feb 15, 2022

A further extension to booking has been announced for the original two-part multi award-winning production at London's Palace Theatre to 26 February 2023. Tickets for the extended booking period are now exclusively on sale through Ticketmaster and with all Harry Potter and the Cursed Child's official trade and group booking partners.

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