When I started dating my current boyfriend, he decided it was time to finally pick up Harry Potter, if only for the sake of our relationship. Otherwise, how could he hope to communicate with a girlfriend who speaks in 50 percent Harry Potter quotes? Ever wondered what your impression of the books would be if … Continue reading Never Too Late – Picking up Harry Potter as an Adult
Hello Daily Geekette Readers! Today we wish Harry Potter, and his creator J. K. Rowling, a very happy birthday! As we do every year, The Daily Geekette will celebrate by taking a look at the world that Rowling has created and trying to see it through new lenses. The Harry Potter canon expanded this year … Continue reading Welcome to Harry Potter Week 2017!
With a full-page color ad in the New York Times proclaiming “Harry’s Back!” the newest story about the Boy Who Lived was released Sunday July, 31st. Branded as the “Special Rehearsal Edition Script,” Harry Potter and the Cursed Child contains the text of the new play about Harry Potter and his relationship with his son … Continue reading Harry Potter and the Cursed Child: Two Geekettes’ Reviews
Happy Harry Potter week, friends! Our annual celebration is upon us. Our queen, J.K. Rowling, and The Boy Who Lived, Harry Potter, are another year older. In honor of this joyous time, we will be recreating Harry’s birthday cake made by our favorite keeper of keys, Hagrid. This cake is being made in super easy … Continue reading Let Them Eat Cake: A Harry Potter Baking Experiment
Hello fellow Harry Potter fans! It’s Harry Potter week, and that means getting ready for HP movie marathons and re-reading the series! When I entered the world of Harry Potter, you could say I entered in reverse. I actually watched the movies before I read all of the books. This is very unusual for me, … Continue reading Harry Potter: Movies Before Books
Loving Harry Potter as a child and loving music used to be two separate entities in my life. As I grew older, I learned there was a whole world of Harry Potter-related music waiting to be explored. For this Harry Potter Week, I’ve decided to focus on some of my favorite Harry Potter inspired music … Continue reading To the Tune of Harry Potter: Top Potter Inspired Songs
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, the play that will continue the Harry Potter series, comes out on August 31. I’m excited because new Harry Potter hasn’t existed in five years! More than that, I’m excited because I love theater. Unfortunately, there’s no trip to London to see the play in my future. Like most … Continue reading 5 Plays to Get You Ready for Harry Potter and the Cursed Child
It’s that time! Every year Daily Geekette dedicates one week to J.K. Rowling and Harry Potter in honor of their birthdays. This year is super exciting for the HP fans! The anticipated movie, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, is due out in November. And from Pottermore’s new lore about American wizards, to a … Continue reading Welcome to Harry Potter Week: 2016
Hello readers! Theater Thursday is back at it again, this time taking a look at the big news coming your way in the theater world. We got tons of casting news, updates on shows we love, along with Tony Awards excitement and more! So what are we waiting for? Let’s take a look at all … Continue reading Theater Thursday: News Edition – School of Rock Updates, Harry Potter Photos, and more!
So you love Harry Potter but now, years after the seventh book has come out, the Wizarding World is not as big a part of your life as it once was. (Though the impending Fantastic Beasts movie and Cursed Child musical certainly give you something new to chew on.) But what to do with all … Continue reading Use Your HP Love for Good–Activism and Charity in the Harry Potter Fandom