THE LIGHTNING THIEF: THE PERCY JACKSON MUSICAL, an “electrifying” (Newsday) musical adaption of the New York Times best-selling novel written by Rick Riordan, will play The Clayton Center for the Arts, June 11 & 12.
With more than 100 million copies of the book series sold worldwide, this global phenomenon has found a new home on the live stage in a “mesmerizing” theatrical event that proves “lightning can strike twice!” (TheaterMania). Following a sold out run in New York City, and garnered 3 Drama Desk Award nominations, including Best Musical.
As a son of Poseidon, Percy Jackson has newly discovered powers he can’t control. With monsters on his trail he is on a quest to find Zeus’ lightning bolt to prevent a war between the Greek gods. Based on the best-selling Disney-Hyperion novel by Rick Riordan and featuring a thrilling original rock score, THE LIGHTNING THIEF: THE PERCY JACKSON MUSICAL is an action-packed theatrical adventure and has been celebrated by audiences and critics alike.
“WORTHY OF THE GODS!” –TIME OUT NEW YORK
“A WINNING ADAPTATION.” –Hollywood Reporter
“The Lightning Thief is perfect!” -Paste Magazine