A new musical based on the characters from the hit
"Duck Commander Musical" is set to close May 17 at the Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino, after playing for about a month. The stage production, directed by Jeff Calhoun, had been expected to run through June.
The musical was produced in part by the Dodgers, the New York theatrical team behind "Jersey Boys" and "Matilda the Musical." It features actors playing members of the
In a statement released on Monday, organizers said that "much has been learned from this limited engagement." They indicated that the musical may have a future life as a sit-down engagement in other cities, as well as a national tour.
"Duck Commander" features original songs and is adapted from the 2012 book "The Duck Commander Family: How Faith, Family, and Ducks Built a Dynasty" by Willie and Korie