Video game of Thrones hive, are you nevertheless there? Fellas? It really is been a although given that our past meeting and I know we failed to count on to see each and every other yet again till House of the Dragon came out in 2022, but just like Bran starting to be King of the 6 Kingdoms, there is anything new that none of us could have predicted: Recreation of Thrones is coming to Broadway.
Yup, you listened to that appropriate. The Hollywood Reporter noted in an special announcement that an unnamed Thrones stay theater manufacturing is on its way to significant towns with a assure from George R.R. Martin that it “should to be breathtaking.”
While Harry Potter and the Cursed Youngster, the other huge pop lifestyle spinoff that produced its way to Broadway in new many years, targeted on what happened after the epilogue of J.K. Rowling’s books, this play will consider place in between 16 and twentysomething a long time ahead of the situations of Recreation of Thrones (the exact 12 months relies upon on if the participate in will stick to the books’ timeline or the show’s, which is for a longer time) and aspect the more mature technology of Thrones characters. Lifeless favorites like Ned Stark, Catelyn Tully, Oberyn Martell, Jamie and Cersei Lannister, and Mad King Aerys will probably seem in their young kinds to explain to the story of how the recreation of thrones truly began.
The participate in will recount the Tourney at Harrenhal, throughout which the first domino that led to the all-out civil war of Robert’s Rise up fell. It was at that match that Prince Rhaegar Targaryen formally declared his desire in Ned Stark’s sister Lyanna in spite of his relationship to Princess Elia Martell and Lyanna’s betrothal to Robert Baratheon. As Thrones followers know, Rhaegar and Lyanna later ran away collectively, married in mystery, designed Jon Snow/Aegon Targaryen, and died in rebellion their partnership sparked.
The show’s formal description goes on to say that “the creation will boast a story centered about adore, vengeance, madness and the potential risks of working in prophecy, in the course of action revealing techniques and lies that have only been hinted at until now.”
A Song of Ice and Fireplace author George R.R. Martin is writing the tale for the however-untitled display with co-creating by Duncan MacMillan, who wrote the notoriously shocking 2017 Broadway adaptation of George Orwell’s 1984. The engage in is at present scheduled for 2023 with concurrent productions in New York, London, and Australia, giving Thrones lovers in 3 nations a good deal of time to help you save their coppers, phase, and golden dragons for a ticket.