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Bay Path University Presents: "The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical"

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Longmeadow, MA— Bay Path University is thrilled to announce its upcoming spring musical production of "The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical." Based on the best-selling novel by Rick Riordan, this electrifying musical adventure will captivate audiences with its blend of mythological storytelling, catchy tunes, and powerful themes of friendship and heroism.

Directed by Robert Tomasulo, director of performing arts and musical activities, and featuring a talented cast of Bay Path University students, this family-friendly production promises to be a highlight of the University's performing arts calendar.

According to the book: “As the half-blood son of a Greek god, Percy Jackson has newly discovered powers he can’t control, a destiny he doesn’t want, and a mythology textbook’s worth of monsters on his trail. When Zeus’s master lightning bolt is stolen, and Percy becomes the prime suspect, he has to find and return the bolt to prove his innocence and prevent a war between the gods.”

"The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical" has received widespread acclaim for its innovative approach to storytelling and its ability to resonate with audiences of all ages. With music and lyrics by Rob Rokicki and a book by Joe Tracz, the musical brings Rick Riordan's beloved characters to life in a memorable and enjoyable production.

"We are incredibly excited to bring 'The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical' to the Bay Path University stage," said Robert Tomasulo. "This is a story that celebrates the power of friendship, courage, and self-discovery, and we believe it will resonate deeply with our students and audiences alike."

In addition to its captivating storyline and infectious music, "The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical" also offers important messages about inclusivity and acceptance. Through its diverse cast of characters and themes of empathy and understanding, the musical encourages audiences to embrace their differences and stand up for what is right.

Don't miss your chance to experience the magic of "The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical" at Bay Path University!

Performances of "The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical" will take place at the Mills Theatre on the Bay Path University Longmeadow campus from March 22 to March 24. The March 22 and 23 performances will be at 7:00 p.m., and March 24 will be a matinee at 2:00 p.m.

Tickets range from $5 to $15 and can be purchased at the door or by clicking on this linkOriginally commissioned, created, and produced Off-Broadway by TheaterWorksUSA.

Please be advised that strobe and flashing lights will be used in this production. If you have any questions or concerns, reach out to