Test your theatre knowledge: The world of Harry Potter
By Will Longman
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child officially opens this week. Take our quiz to find out how much you really know about JK Rowling and the boy wizard.
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child brings forward opening night
By Ben Hewis
Reviews of the production will now be published at midnight on 25 July
Sarah Crompton: Why do some people like to know the ending?
Sarah Crompton on the importance of plot and why she always prefers to be surprised
Holly Williams: Are Nineties throw-backs a theatrical comfort blanket?
As Aladdin arrives in the West End and Harry Potter and the Cursed Child opens, Holly Williams looks at our increasing desire for all things Nineties
Matt Trueman: Harry Potter could learn from Hamilton
By Matt Trueman
In the week where Harry Potter and the Cursed Child opens in previews, Matt Trueman looks at how the show could turn a whole generation to theatre