Permission to Perform Potter Denied
May 11, 2004
There’ll be no wave of the magic Harry Potter wand for the 3-year-old students of a ballet school in southern England.
Choreographer Valerie Le Serve said Monday she was forced to change a 10-minute segment based on the adventures of the boy wizard and his friends after author J.K. Rowling’s agent pointed out a contract with movie giant Warner Bros. that bans rival productions.
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