Harry Potter and the Cursed Child has been announced the best play of 2016. Evening Standard Theatre Award has confirmed it recently. The play was first debuted on stage on June this year. The book form of the play was published on July 31. The play was written by J.K.Rowling along with Jack Thorne. The play was directed by John Tiffany. The book and the play has become a hit among Harry Potter fans.
The Evening Standard Theatre Award was established in 1955. It is considered an equivalent to the Broadway Theatre Drama Desk Award. The award is sponsored by The Evening Standard newspaper. The award was received by Jack Throne, John Tiffany and Noma Dumezweni (played Hermione in the play)
— Harry Potter Play (@HPPlayLDN) November 13, 2016