The play Harry Potter and the Cursed Child opened to great fanfare in London this week. Theater lovers and fans alike flocked to to the theater, and them being pumped is a huge, huge understatement.
And yes, there were cosplayers, because c’mon, this is Harry Potter we’re talking about!
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Meanwhile, JK Rowling urged everyone who came to watch to keep their after-play online experience spoiler-free with the hashtag #KeepTheSecrets.
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— J.K. Rowling (@jk_rowling) June 8, 2016
And fans kept their secrets secret. All is right with the world.
— Fraser Maxwell (@fjmaxwell) June 7, 2016
Fans kept their word even without the hashtag, but couldn’t stopper the excitement and feels, because can you blame them?
Spine chilling!Brilliant!@HPPlayLDN #CursedChild !To be continued in part 2.
— Baz Bamigboye (@BazBam) June 7, 2016
The roller coaster of emotions I’m going through from seeing Part 1 of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child is too much to put into words
— Jocelyn Cayce (@JocelynCayce) June 7, 2016
No spoilers OBVIOUSLY but wow. Brilliantly staged, so well acted, actually…really, really good when I worried it wouldn’t be #CursedChild
— Chris Deeley (@ThatChris1209) June 7, 2016
Cursed Child intermission quick review: VERY impressive magic happening on stage. Funny script. The story.. Where it’s heading… BIG things.
— Andrew Sims (@sims) June 7, 2016
Some say Harry Potter and the Cursed Child has raised the bar once more for Theater.
— Karl Booton (@karlbooton) June 7, 2016