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Shaftesbury Avenue W1V 8AY
Harry Potter And The Cursed Child Parts 1 & 2
Palace Theatre 3D location mapMap ©Silvermaze Ltd 2008 Palace Theatre photoPhoto ©Tony Reading 2008

Show Details

Preview 7th Jun 16
Opens 30th Jul 16
Booking to 29th Apr 18

Show Times

Wed - Part1 2.00 pm
Wed - Part 2 7.30 pm
Thurs - Part 1
7.30 pm
Fri - Part 2
7.30 pm
Sat - Part 1 2.00 pm
Sat - Part 2 7.30 pm
Sun - Part 1 1.00 pm
Sun - Part 2
6.30 pm

Length of show - TBA

Local Info

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A classic viewing of all the Theatreland play houses by night. The authentic commentary, by Ben Shafik - a player himself - gives an authentic feel to the West End's theatres - and is backed by real music.
Next version will be more upbeat as, suggested, to celebrate Britannia's unbeatable heritage.
(Over 6000 viewings and all good reviews to date).
Let us know what you think.

A note from the author

I took these pictures to show off London theatres as they are seen -most often - by theatre goers, at night.

Thanks to Ben Shafik for his lighthearted and informative commentary and Fionn O'Lochlainn for the original music.

Watch out for the new version with current liveries and the names of the theatres as they appear.




By Jack Thorne, based on an original new story by J.K. Rowling, Jack Thorne and John Tiffany, opens at the Playhouse Theatre on 30th July 2016.

Full News-brief and show details to follow soon so please check back for further details.

In the mean time click on the "Red Curtains" above for booking details.


  • Noma Dumezweni - Hermione
  • Jamie Parker - Harry
  • Paul Thornley - Ron

  • Director - John Tiffany
  • Design - Christine Jones
  • Lighting- Neil Austin
  • Choreography - Steven Hoggett
  • Costume - Katrina Lindsay
  • Sound - Gareth Fry
  • Producer - Sonia Friedman Productions, Colin Callender’s Playground Entertainment and Harry Potter Theatrical Productions
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