September 27, 2023


Arts Eternal

Broadway’s ‘Harry Potter and the Cursed Child’ actor fired

NEW YORK – The actor participating in Harry Potter has been fired from the Broadway output of “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child” following a complaint by a co-star about his conduct.

Producers explained Sunday night that, right after an unbiased investigation of the incident, they made the decision to terminate the deal of James Snyder. The correct character of his conduct was not specified. Snyder did not immediately reply to a request for remark.

Producers claimed in a assertion that they acquired a criticism in opposition to Snyder from a feminine co-star in November and instantly suspended Snyder. The feminine co-star has resolved to choose a leave of action from the Broadway display.

The enjoy, which picks up 19 years from in which J.K. Rowling’s past novel remaining off, portrays Potter and his good friends as grown-ups. It gained the Tony Award for most effective new play in 2018.

“We are committed to fostering a protected and inclusive place of work, which is why we have strong office procedures and methods in spot for all individuals included in ‘Harry Potter and the Cursed Boy or girl,’” the statement by producers explained.


“This includes strict prohibitions against harassment in any form, as perfectly as channels through which any staff can report perform that they imagine is inappropriate. We will continue on to do all we can to make certain the particularly talented workforce that brings this output to lifetime feels secure, empowered, and completely supported,” the producers stated.

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