Study Guide

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Characters

By Jack Thorne, based on a story by J.K. Rowling, John Tiffany, and Jack Thorne

Albus Severus Potter

Welcome to Potions Class. We're your professor, Shmooperus Shmape. Today we'll show you how to...

Scorpius Malfoy

Some families just keep feuding. Capulets and Montagues. Earnshaws and Lintons. Hatfields and...

Harry Potter

In his lifetime, Harry Potter goes from the "Boy Who Lived" to the "Teen Who Killed Voldemort"...

Draco Malfoy

Draco Malfoy has lived his entire life feeling jealous of and inferior to Harry Potter. And he...

Delphini Diggory

Delphini "Delphi" Diggory is Voldemort's secret daughter (wow, the Potterverse is turning into a...

Voldemort

Voldemort's nasty, pallid, nose-less presence hovers over the first part of the play in the form...

Hermione Granger-Weasley

Since the end of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Hermione Granger has gained a husband...

Ron Weasley

Ron is basically a comic relief character in Harry Potter and the Cursed Child. He owns a joke...

Ginny Potter

We spilled a bunch of proverbial ink explaining what a terrible father Harry is to Albus (check...

The Potter and Weasley-Granger Children

With the focus on Albus Severus, it's easy to forget that Harry and Ginny (and Hermione and Ron)...

Amos Diggory

Amos Diggory is either a) senile b) an idiot or c) still in the throes of grief over two decades...

Headmistress McGonagall

If there's one character in the Potterverse we'd never mess with, it's McGonagall. She's tough as...

Dumbledore's Portrait

Dumbledore is deader than disco, so, in The Cursed Child, Harry has conversations with his...

Cameos

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child is chock full of cameos and reappearances of people from Harry...