LONDON — The stars of the award-winning London prolongation of “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child” are headed to Broadway. Actors Jamie Parker, Noma Dumezweni and Paul Thornley, who played the adult Harry, Hermione and Ron in the West End prolongation of “Cursed Child” are among the London actors joining the New York cast.
Also making the outing are Sam Clemmett, as Harry’s son Albus, and Anthony Boyle as his Hogwarts classmate Scorpius Malfoy.
Producers pronounced Thursday there will be 28 new actors in the two-part play, which takes up the story 19 years after the finish of J.K. Rowling’s final Potter novel.
The play non-stop in London in 2016 and went on to win 9 Olivier Awards. It continues in London with a new cast.
Previews start at New York’s Lyric Theater in March.