The cast recording of the musical, based on the best-selling series, will be available to purchase July 7.
The cast recording for The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical will be released July 7. Until then, Entertainment Weekly has an exclusive first listen to the album. Watch the music video for the high-energy number “Bring On The Monsters” below.
The Off-Broadway production of The Lightning Thief, based on best-selling author Rick Riordan’s first novel in the series, starred Chris McCarrell, Carrie Compere, James Hayden Rodriguez, Sarah Beth Pfeifer, Jonathan Raviv, George Salazar, and Kristin Stokes. The show played its final performance at the Lucille Lortel Theatre May 6.
The musical, featuring a book by Joe Tracz, follows Percy Jackson, a boy who has discovered powers he can’t control, monsters on his trail, and is on a quest to find Zeus’s lightning bolt and prevent a war between the Greek gods.
The show features music by Rob Rokicki, who also orchestrated the score with Wiley Deweese. Pre-order the cast recording, released through Broadway Records, here.
Spend a Two Show Day with George Salazar at The Lightning Thief