The third West End Cast for Harry Potter and the Cursed Child has been announced and will start performances on May 2018.
Jamie Ballard (Mother Christmas, Hampstead; Suffragette) will play Harry Potter. Susie Trayling (The Hook, Liverpool Everyman) will play his wife, Ginny Potter, and Joe Idris-Roberts (Pinocchio, National Theatre) joins the cast as the son Albus Potter. Jonathan Case will make his debut in the role of Scorpius Malfoy.
Thomas Aldridge continues as Ron Weasley as well as Rakie Ayola as Hermione Granger and Helen Aluko as their daughter Rose Granger-Weasley. James Howard also continues as Draco Malfoy.
Harry Potter and the Curse Child received its world premiere in June 2016 at the Palace Theatre in London and won 9 Olivier Awards. The Broadway production will begin previews at the Lyric Theatre later this week (16 March), and in early 2019 the Australian production will open at Melbourne’s Princess Theatre.
On 5 April 2018 at 11am will be released a further allocation of tickets for sale for performances from 16 January 2019 - 7 April 2019.