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Photo Coverage: THE LIGHTNING THIEF Celebrates Opening Night on Broadway!

The Longacre Theatre was the place to be last night as the best of Broadway gathered to celebrate an opening night worth of the gods. The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical officially arrived yesterday, October 16, 2019.

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 bestselling novel by Rick Riordan and featuring a thrilling original rock score, with an onstage company of seven playing more than 47 characters, The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical is an action-packed theatrical adventure about accepting that normal is a myth and embracing the superpowers inside all of us.

The cast of The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical is the full original company of the 2019 tour: Chris McCarrell (Les Miserables) 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.

Check out photos from inside the big night below!

Photo Credit: Bruce Glikas/WireImage

The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical
Sarah Beth Pfeifer, Ryan Knowles, Jorrel Javier, Chris McCarrell, Kristin Stokes and Jalynn Steele

The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical
Jorrel Javier and Chris McCarrell

The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical
Chris McCarrell

The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical
Jorrel Javier, Chris McCarrell, Rob Rokicki and Kristin Stokes

The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical
Jorrel Javier, Sarah Beth Pfeifer, Chris McCarrell, Rob Rokicki, Kristin Stokes and Stephen Brackett

The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical
The cake at the opening night after party

The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical
Director Stephen Brackett, Music & Lyrics Rob Rokicki, Book Writer Joe Tracz and Choreographer Patrick McCollum

The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical
Rob Rokicki and Book Writer Joe Tracz

The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical
Director Stephen Brackett and Choreographer Patrick McCollum

The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical
Choreographer Patrick McCollum and Associate Choreographer Francine Espiritu

The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical
Ryan Knowles and Sarah Beth Pfeifer

The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical
James Hayden Rodriguez and Jorrel Javier

The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical
Understudies Izzy Figueroa, T. Shyvonne Stewart and Sam Leicht

The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical
Michelle Clunie and Jorrel Javier

The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical
Jorrel Javier

The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical
Tommy Costanzo and wife Daphne Rubin-Vega

The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical
Kristin Stokes

The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical
Kristin Stokes

The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical
Jalynn Steele

The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical
Jalynn Steele

The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical
Kristin Stokes, Chris McCarrell and Jorrel Javier

The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical
Kristin Stokes and Chris McCarrell

The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical
Kristin Stokes, Chris McCarrell and Jorrel Javier

The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical
Chris McCarrell

The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical
Chris McCarrell

The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical
Chris McCarrell

The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical
Chris McCarrell

The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical
Chris McCarrell, Producer/Artistic Director of Theatreworks USA Barbara Pasternack and Kristin Stokes

The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical
Fight Director Rod Kinter

The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical
Signage at the opening night after party

The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical
Producer/Artistic Director of Theatreworks USA Barbara Pasternack and Producer/Managing Director of Theatreworks USA Michael Harrington

The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical
Chris McCarrell

The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical
Chris McCarrell

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