‘The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical’ is a Scrappy and Wholly Entertaining Take on the Fantasy Book Series

What a time it is to be a musical inspired by Greek myths centering awkward mortal demigods! This year, Broadway offered an invigorating Eurydice and Orpheus take in Hadestown and The Public Theater gifted Central Park with a refreshingly scrappy, New York-tailored take on Disney’s Hercules. Then along comes The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson […]

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Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief HD Movie Trailer

It’s the 21st century, but the gods of Mount Olympus and assorted monsters have walked out of the pages of high school student Percy Jackson’s Greek mythology texts and into his life. And they’re not happy: Zeus’ lightning bolt has been stolen, and Percy is the prime suspect. Even more troubling is the sudden disappearance […]

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Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief | “Medusa Hydra” Clip

Percy (Logan Lerman) makes the mistake of decapitating a Hydra. Brought to a special camp for gods-in-training, a 17 year-old boarding school drop-out, upon discovering that he’s Poseidon’s half-human son, embarks on a cross-country trip with a satyr/protector and Athena’s daughter to save his kidnapped mother, retrieve Zeus’ stolen lightning bolt, and prevent a deadly […]

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Percy Jackson & the Olympians

Percy Jackson & the Olympians, often shortened to Percy Jackson, is a pentalogy of fantasy adventure novels written by American author Rick Riordan, and the first book series in the Camp Half-Blood Chronicles.[ Five supplementary books, along with all of the books having graphic novels, have also been released. More than 69 million copies of the books have been sold in more than 35 countries.[ October […]

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