Imogen Heap’s ‘Harry Potter and the Cursed Child’ Soundtrack Album Released!

Imogen Heap’s ‘Harry Potter and the Cursed Child’ Soundtrack Album Released!

Although it’s been released for a couple years now, depending on where you live, the popularity of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child seems to keep growing. My sister is still begging to go every time they send out emails about upcoming shows. The two-part play has mystified fans and the rush to get tickets might as well be a wizarding dual. It’s that rough. But for those who have, and haven’t, seen the play, this news will be music to your ears.    Image Via Gazette Review   The play’s musical score conducted by Imogen Heap will now have …

We Need to Talk About Harry Potter’s Witch Hats

We Need to Talk About Harry Potter’s Witch Hats

So you may or may not remember in the first scene of the Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone film where Dumbledore and Professor McGonagall wear cool, pointy wizard hats as they walk through Privet Drive.   Via Giphy   The same hats are spotted again amongst the crowds at Diagon Alley, among teachers at Hogwarts, and most iconically, on the students in the Great Hall at the end of the film where they throw them up in the air.   Via Popsugar   As one Reddit user said, “They threw them up into the air and forget them.” That’s exactly what happened.    …

Hermione Actress Says President Trump ‘Not Welcome’ at ‘The Cursed Child’

Hermione Actress Says President Trump ‘Not Welcome’ at ‘The Cursed Child’

Well, it’s not really official but in a short interview before the Tony Awards Sunday night, Noma Dumezweni, actress who portrays Hermione Granger in Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, boldly told Variety that President Trump should not come see the show. She believes the reason the play continues to resonate so much here is probably because of the current sociopolitical climate.   Donald Trump is NOT welcome at “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child,” says actress Noma Dumezweni, who plays Hermione in @JK_Rowling‘s stage phenomenon (Watch) #TonyAwards https://t.co/J38eYkTmB6 pic.twitter.com/m5vKSylPfH — Variety (@Variety) June 10, 2018     The Tony Award …

‘Harry Potter and the Cursed Child’ Nabs Tony for Best Play

‘Harry Potter and the Cursed Child’ Nabs Tony for Best Play

It was a big night in the entertainment world last night. The seventy-second annual Tony Awards took place at New York City’s very own Radio City Music Hall. It has already proven to a phenomenal year for Broadway. As book lovers we know it has been and always will be a great year for the Harry Potter franchise. Remember how psyched we were to learn Harry Potter and the Cursed Child was finally coming to NYC? Well, it managed to make us even prouder to be Harry Potter fans last night, as it won award for Best Play!   Image …

‘The Cursed Child’ Almost Takes the Lead for Tony Nominations!

‘The Cursed Child’ Almost Takes the Lead for Tony Nominations!

The Tony awards are always a crowd favorite every year mostly because there have been some great revivals of musicals and plays recently. From Cats to Miss Saigon, the classics have come back, but the new productions have also staked their claim in the running for this year’s awards. One of the most talked about being that of Mr. Potter.    Image Via USA Today   It’s hard to beat Hamilton and Dear Evan Hanson, however the new contenders have tied in heavily to pop culture. Mean Girls, Band’s Visit, Spongebob, and The Cursed Child are the big nominees everyone …