The Harry Potter franchise has become one of the most beloved series in the world, and its story continues with the 2016 theatrical production of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child. This article will provide an overview of the play and discuss how long it goes for.
Overview of "Harry Potter and the Cursed Child"
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child is a two-part theatrical production by Jack Thorne, based on an original story by J.K. Rowling. It follows the adult lives of Harry Potter, Ron Weasley, and Hermione Granger, 19 years after the events of the original series. The play re-visits familiar characters from the Harry Potter universe, as well as introducing new characters to the story.
Duration of the Play
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child is split into two parts, Part One and Part Two. The two parts are meant to be seen in succession, either on the same day or on consecutive days. Part One typically runs for two and a half hours, while Part Two runs for two hours. In total, the play runs for four and a half hours.
The play is performed in the West End of London, as well as on Broadway and in Melbourne, Australia. It has also been performed in various other cities around the world.
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child is a captivating theatrical production that continues the story of the beloved characters from the Harry Potter universe. The play is split into two parts and runs for a total of four and a half hours. It has been performed in various cities around the world, and continues to delight audiences everywhere.
The much anticipated play Harry Potter and the Cursed Child is finally being brought from the page to the stage. Magic and wonder is promised with this adaptation and people are wanting to know how long it will last and how much of the familiar world we will get to explore.
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child is a two-part stage play, each part approximately two and a half hours long. The two parts will usually be performed on the same day, with two performances, one at the start of the day and the other in the evening, allowing the audience to attend on the same day and keep the story fresh in their minds.
The story is set 19 years after book seven, and follows Harry’s youngest son Albus Severus Potter, who has much of the same anxiety and self-doubt as his father. We learn that the curses we have heard of and witnessed in all the books are returning. Albus and his best friend Scorpius Malfoy, who is the son of Draco Malfoy, must work together to try and undo the mistakes of their fathers, in this intriguing tale continued from the original seven books.
The production takes the audience on a magical journey around the fascinating and ethereal world of Harry Potter and is filled with beloved characters, thrilling music and captivating special effects. The set has been designed to recreate all the familiar places of Hogwarts and beyond, enchanting both young and old.
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child is a longer show than other plays, but it promises to keep up the energy and the audience dazzled, as they revel in the world of wizards, witches, creatures and magic. So plan ahead and be ready to spend 5 hours or so in the world of Harry Potter.