The reality show Duck Dynasty has become a true cultural phenomenon. The show, which follows the quirky and lovable Robertson clan, a family of self-proclaimed rednecks turned millionaires who built an empire on beautifully crafted duck-calls, has smashed ratings records for cable network A&E and made the bearded and bandana-wearing cast national celebrities.
The show is so popular, its launched an entire industry. Sales of the Robertson’s duck-calls have jumped since the show launched, while merchandise based on the show fills the shelves of stores all over the country. Willie and Kora Robertson’s book, The Duck Commander Family, became a best-seller… and the basis for an original production about the family, Duck Commander Musical, now playing at The Rio Las Vegas.
The musical tells the story of the Robertson family’s rise from rags in the Louisiana backwoods to riches… in the Louisiana backwoods. Actors nail the personalities of all of your favorite members of the Robertson family, and the Broadway-caliber production team recreates the famous Duck Commander store and the Robertson’s home perfectly with high-tech sets and effects that will transport audiences to Louisiana. The story is told through catchy and clever original country, gospel, pop, and rock songs with titles like “Cookin’ for the Family,” “Camouflage” and “Like the River Flows” that illustrate the Robertson family’s cherished values of faith, food, and family.
Duck Dynasty has become a massive hit because America has fallen in love with the quirky, unpredictable, warm, and loving Robertson clan, and Duck Commander Musical at The Rio Las Vegas is a Broadway-style original production that tells the story of the family and perfectly captures their spirit.