Christmas has come early to the Ottawa region as, Starvox Entertainment and Potted Productions have announced that London’s West End hit Potted Potter: The Unauthorized Harry Experience – A Parody by Dan and Jeff, presented by Algonquin Commons Theatre, will be coming back to Ottawa by popular demand after a sell-out run in 2014. Created by two-time Olivier Award-nominated actors and BBC Television presenters Daniel Clarkson and Jefferson Turner, the show is delighting audiences across the country with its 2018/2019 North American tour. Potted Potter will charm audiences at the Algonquin Commons Theatre (1385 Woodroffe Ave., Building E) from Wednesday March 13 to Saturday March 16.
Selling out to crowds around the world, Potted Potter will have audiences flying off their seats (or broomstick) with laughter. The perfect show for muggles, witches and wizards of all ages, this production of the boy-who lived’s story combines all seven books into 70 hilarious minutes. The cleverly curated show includes all of your favourite characters, crazily inventive props, and even a live Quidditch match!
Starvox Entertainment and Potted Productions first introduced the fabulously funny show to North American audiences in Toronto in 2012, and after receiving rave reviews, it returned to the Canadian city three times over the course of the last five years. The internationally acclaimed show has completed multiple worldwide tours, delighting crowds with its clever wit.
Potted Potter has left audiences feeling positively nostalgic and has sold out theatres across the United Kingdom, Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, Hong Kong, Dubai, Canada and further afield! Whether you’re team Gryffindor or don’t know the difference between a Death Eater and Dumbledore this show is a Sirius-ly good time.
The perfect holiday present or stocking stuffer for the Potter fan in your life, tickets for this magical production go on sale Tuesday, December 11 at 10 a.m. Tickets are available for $39.50, $69.50 and $99.50 and can be purchased through the Algonquin Commons Theatre. Pre-sale tickets launch Monday, December 10 at 10 a.m. Potted Potter is playing at the Algonquin Commons theatre on the following dates and times: Wednesday, March 13 at 8:00pm, Thursday, March 14 at 2:00pm, Friday, March 15 at 2:00pm and Saturday, March 16 2:00pm and 8:00pm.