'The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical' currently playing at Detroit's Fisher Theatre through March 9

Posted at 10:09 PM, Feb 28, 2019
and last updated 2019-02-28 22:09:15-05

DETROIT (WXYZ) — Broadway's "The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical" is playing at Detroit's Fisher Theatre, 3011 West Grand Blvd., through March 9.

The performance is a musical adaptation of the New York Times bestselling novel written by Rick Riordan.

According to a release, tickets start at $49, and can be purchased online at www. or, and by phone at 800-982-2787.

A brief synopsis of the book turned broadway play:

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 novel by Rick Riordan 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.