Discover the Magic Behind “Cursed Child” at San Diego Comic-Con
Attendees at San Diego Comic-Con will be able to explore the magic behind Harry Potter and the Cursed Child magic like never before, with a booth and panel featuring exclusive behind the scenes content from the play.
An exclusive panel, “Making Magic for Harry Potter and the Cursed Child – An Interactive Masterclass”, will be held on Thursday, July 18 at 6 p.m. During this panel, audience members will gain a never-before-seen glimpse into the magical stage effects used in Cursed Child led by the play’s Magic and Illusions Designer Jamie Harrison and his associate Chris Fisher.
The panel is set to feature demonstrations as well as video footage and will be a must-see for any Potter fan.
— Harry Potter and the Cursed Child NYC (@HPPlayNYC) July 11, 2019
In the Exhibit Hall, attendees will find even more secrets at the Cursed Child booth. On display will be the set model for the Broadway production, designed by Tony Award winner Christine Jones alongside a costume worn by Jamie Parker (Harry Potter for Year 1 West End and Broadway casts).
Also at the booth. fans will get to view exclusive content from the upcoming book Harry Potter and the Cursed Child: The Journey, which is set to be published in the United States on November 5. And if all that wasn’t enough, a photo booth will also be available for Hogwarts House pride photos!
The Harry Potter and the Cursed Child booth can be found July 18-21, at stand number 3629 in the Exhibit Hall. The exclusive panel, “Making Magic for Harry Potter and the Cursed Child – An Interactive Masterclass” will take place on Thursday, July 18 at 6 p.m in Room 6BCF.
Elsewhere is Cursed Child news, BroadwayWorld has a first look at the Australian production of the play. Check out the video below to see the cast in action, and also catch a glimpse of some of the magic tricks and illusions that might just be revealed at SDCC!
Due to high demand, another block of tickets will be released for this production at 11 a.m. on Thursday, July 18. Check out the official Cursed Child website for more information.