Sonia Friedman: ‘I think it might be the biggest project that any theatre producer has done’

29 July 2016


The driving force behind Harry Potter and the Cursed Child talks to The Times about JK Rowling, Brexit and the future of Theatreland.

"If there’s an “X marks the spot” for the proverbial heart of theatreland, I’m sitting right on it. I’ve walked past a dozen of London’s greatest playhouses to reach St Martin’s Lane. Then I’ve entered the Duke of York’s Theatre and climbed the stairs from the foyer to a warren of little rooms full of youngsters scurrying around with what seem to be giant boxes of T-shirts. “Ready for the big premiere on Saturday!” someone breathlessly confided."

Read the full story on The Times website.