SAN JOSE, CA — Broadway San Jose, a Nederlander Presentation, is thrilled to announce that The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical, an electrifying musical adaptation of Rick Riordan’s New York Times best-selling novel, will play the San Jose’s Center for the Performing Arts from May 10-12. [Click here for event information]
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 where it garnered three Drama Desk Award nominations including Best Musical, this “winning adaptation” (- The Hollywood Reporter) will rock San Jose.
As a son of Poseidon, Percy Jackson has newly discovered powers he can’t control, monsters on his trail, and 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 and featuring a thrilling original rock score, The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical is an action-packed theatrical adventure that has been celebrated by audiences and critics alike. [Read More]