“And tomorrow, we’re having a Harry Potter party to celebrate his birthday, which is officially tomorrow”.
In an interview on the red carpet, Rowling added she was proud of fans who had kept the secret and not shared the play’s plot. “This is the next generation, you know”.
Cursed Child is set nineteen years after the events of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows (save for its epilogue).
Of course, Rowling is always welcome to change her mind at some point if she wants.
The play, which went on sale in book format on Sunday as well, has a storyline written in collaboration between Rowling, Jack Thorne and John Tiffany, according to the New York Times.
A 10-year-old boy who read the book in mere 59 minutes rated the book at 6 out of 10.
The thought of Harry Potter makes me all nostalgic as it takes me back to my childhood.
Hundreds of “Muggles” descended onto Trolley Square Saturday night to anxiously await the midnight release of ‘Harry Potter and the Cursed Child’.
Audiences had been urged to keep the spoilers to themselves since the play – presented in two parts over five hours – began previews in early June (16), and Rowling is thankful fans have honoured her request.
With all this interest in Harry Potter emerging again, despite the fact that this isn’t a traditional addition to the stories of the wizarding world, can we expect the story of Hogwarts most famous student to continue?
However, the wizarding world is not over yet.
Self-confessed superfan Toby read all the Harry Potter books by the age of eight and is able to recite all the spells used in the stories.
I mean, she has a trilogy of movies coming out, beginning with “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them”, for which she wrote the screenplay based off of her “Harry Potter” spin-off book of the same name. I loved writing those books.