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Stage is set for Potter's return

Boy wizard Harry Potter is heading for a new adventure on stage, following his outings in print and on the big screen.

A new play, Harry Potter And The Cursed Child, will open in London in summer 2016.

The drama, which is based on a new story co-written by JK Rowling, will explore "an untold part of Harry's story" and is not a prequel.

It will be the first play about the teenage wizard.

Rowling's Harry Potter books have sold more than 450 million copies.