Books·Posted on Sep 24, 2015J.K. Rowling Is Splitting "Harry Potter And The Cursed Child" Into Two PlaysBecause money.by Ira Madison IIIBuzzFeed StaffFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, a new play based on the Harry Potter series, will be opening in 2016 in London. Ben A. Pruchnie / Getty Images But on Thursday, J.K. Rowling announced that the hottest ticket in the West End since Lindsay Lohan in Speed-the-Plow will be split into TWO parts. J.K. Rowling @jk_rowling Due to the epic nature of the story we’ve been working on, Harry Potter & the #CursedChild will be in two parts! @HPPlayLDN 09:00 PM - 24 Sep 2015 Reply Retweet Favorite Which, damn girl, Long Day's Journey Into Night is like 14 hours and that was still one play, but do you! Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF Warner Bros. Get those coins, J.K.! Warner Bros.