The full company of “The Lightning Thief” tour will come to Broadway with the production.
The musical stars Chris McCarrell as Percy Jackson, with Izzy Figueroa, Jorrel Javier, Ryan Knowles, Sam Leicht, Sarah Beth Pfeifer, James Hayden Rodriguez, Jalynn Steele, T. Shyvonne Stewart and Kristin Stokes. All of the company members, except for McCarrell, will be making their Broadway debuts with the show after completing the musical’s 2019 North American tour.
McCarrell, who originated the role of Percy Jackson in the 2017 Off-Broadway production, returns to Broadway after starring in the 2014 “Les Misérables” revival.
“The Lightning Thief” begins previews at the Longacre Theatre on Sept. 20, with an opening night on Oct. 16.
Directed by Stephen Brackett, the musical features a book by Joe Tracz and a score by Rob Rokicki.