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Wednesday 1/24
at 7:30 pm

Triple Espresso--a highly caffeinated comedy

Presented by Ames Center and VenuWorks

Ames Center

12600 Nicollet Ave, Burnsville MN 55337

$41-48

Call 800-982-2787
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110 minutes

With intermission

Wednesday, January 24 7:30 pm
2018-01-24 19:30:002018-01-24 19:30:00America/ChicagoTriple Espresso--a highly caffeinated comedyTriple Espresso tells the story of three guys whose bid for showbiz fame and fortune ended in 4-minutes of magnificent failure on national television. Hugh Butternut, Buzz Maxwell, and Bobby Bean tell their rags-to-rags story earnestly, with hysterical results. Butternut is a musician, a vulnerable soul with a lounge lizard smile; Maxwell is an uncertain magician with an attitude; and Bean is an irrepressible, all-over-the-map entertainer with big dreams. The laughter is infectious and the comedy appeals to everyone from first graders to college students to baby-boomers to grandparents. Twin Cities metro
Wednesday, January 24 7:30 pm
2018-01-24 19:30:002018-01-24 19:30:00America/ChicagoTriple Espresso--a highly caffeinated comedyTriple Espresso tells the story of three guys whose bid for showbiz fame and fortune ended in 4-minutes of magnificent failure on national television. Hugh Butternut, Buzz Maxwell, and Bobby Bean tell their rags-to-rags story earnestly, with hysterical results. Butternut is a musician, a vulnerable soul with a lounge lizard smile; Maxwell is an uncertain magician with an attitude; and Bean is an irrepressible, all-over-the-map entertainer with big dreams. The laughter is infectious and the comedy appeals to everyone from first graders to college students to baby-boomers to grandparents. Twin Cities metro
Thursday, January 25 7:30 pm
2018-01-25 19:30:002018-01-25 19:30:00America/ChicagoTriple Espresso--a highly caffeinated comedyTriple Espresso tells the story of three guys whose bid for showbiz fame and fortune ended in 4-minutes of magnificent failure on national television. Hugh Butternut, Buzz Maxwell, and Bobby Bean tell their rags-to-rags story earnestly, with hysterical results. Butternut is a musician, a vulnerable soul with a lounge lizard smile; Maxwell is an uncertain magician with an attitude; and Bean is an irrepressible, all-over-the-map entertainer with big dreams. The laughter is infectious and the comedy appeals to everyone from first graders to college students to baby-boomers to grandparents. Twin Cities metro
Friday, January 26 7:30 pm
2018-01-26 19:30:002018-01-26 19:30:00America/ChicagoTriple Espresso--a highly caffeinated comedyTriple Espresso tells the story of three guys whose bid for showbiz fame and fortune ended in 4-minutes of magnificent failure on national television. Hugh Butternut, Buzz Maxwell, and Bobby Bean tell their rags-to-rags story earnestly, with hysterical results. Butternut is a musician, a vulnerable soul with a lounge lizard smile; Maxwell is an uncertain magician with an attitude; and Bean is an irrepressible, all-over-the-map entertainer with big dreams. The laughter is infectious and the comedy appeals to everyone from first graders to college students to baby-boomers to grandparents. Twin Cities metro
Friday, January 26 7:30 pm
2018-01-26 19:30:002018-01-26 19:30:00America/ChicagoTriple Espresso--a highly caffeinated comedyTriple Espresso tells the story of three guys whose bid for showbiz fame and fortune ended in 4-minutes of magnificent failure on national television. Hugh Butternut, Buzz Maxwell, and Bobby Bean tell their rags-to-rags story earnestly, with hysterical results. Butternut is a musician, a vulnerable soul with a lounge lizard smile; Maxwell is an uncertain magician with an attitude; and Bean is an irrepressible, all-over-the-map entertainer with big dreams. The laughter is infectious and the comedy appeals to everyone from first graders to college students to baby-boomers to grandparents. Twin Cities metro
Sunday, January 28 3:00 pm
2018-01-28 15:00:002018-01-28 15:00:00America/ChicagoTriple Espresso--a highly caffeinated comedyTriple Espresso tells the story of three guys whose bid for showbiz fame and fortune ended in 4-minutes of magnificent failure on national television. Hugh Butternut, Buzz Maxwell, and Bobby Bean tell their rags-to-rags story earnestly, with hysterical results. Butternut is a musician, a vulnerable soul with a lounge lizard smile; Maxwell is an uncertain magician with an attitude; and Bean is an irrepressible, all-over-the-map entertainer with big dreams. The laughter is infectious and the comedy appeals to everyone from first graders to college students to baby-boomers to grandparents. Twin Cities metro
Thursday, February 1 7:30 pm
2018-02-01 19:30:002018-02-01 19:30:00America/ChicagoTriple Espresso--a highly caffeinated comedyTriple Espresso tells the story of three guys whose bid for showbiz fame and fortune ended in 4-minutes of magnificent failure on national television. Hugh Butternut, Buzz Maxwell, and Bobby Bean tell their rags-to-rags story earnestly, with hysterical results. Butternut is a musician, a vulnerable soul with a lounge lizard smile; Maxwell is an uncertain magician with an attitude; and Bean is an irrepressible, all-over-the-map entertainer with big dreams. The laughter is infectious and the comedy appeals to everyone from first graders to college students to baby-boomers to grandparents. Twin Cities metro
Friday, February 2 7:30 pm
2018-02-02 19:30:002018-02-02 19:30:00America/ChicagoTriple Espresso--a highly caffeinated comedyTriple Espresso tells the story of three guys whose bid for showbiz fame and fortune ended in 4-minutes of magnificent failure on national television. Hugh Butternut, Buzz Maxwell, and Bobby Bean tell their rags-to-rags story earnestly, with hysterical results. Butternut is a musician, a vulnerable soul with a lounge lizard smile; Maxwell is an uncertain magician with an attitude; and Bean is an irrepressible, all-over-the-map entertainer with big dreams. The laughter is infectious and the comedy appeals to everyone from first graders to college students to baby-boomers to grandparents. Twin Cities metro
Saturday, February 3 5:00 pm
2018-02-03 17:00:002018-02-03 17:00:00America/ChicagoTriple Espresso--a highly caffeinated comedyTriple Espresso tells the story of three guys whose bid for showbiz fame and fortune ended in 4-minutes of magnificent failure on national television. Hugh Butternut, Buzz Maxwell, and Bobby Bean tell their rags-to-rags story earnestly, with hysterical results. Butternut is a musician, a vulnerable soul with a lounge lizard smile; Maxwell is an uncertain magician with an attitude; and Bean is an irrepressible, all-over-the-map entertainer with big dreams. The laughter is infectious and the comedy appeals to everyone from first graders to college students to baby-boomers to grandparents. Twin Cities metro
Saturday, February 3 8:00 pm
2018-02-03 20:00:002018-02-03 20:00:00America/ChicagoTriple Espresso--a highly caffeinated comedyTriple Espresso tells the story of three guys whose bid for showbiz fame and fortune ended in 4-minutes of magnificent failure on national television. Hugh Butternut, Buzz Maxwell, and Bobby Bean tell their rags-to-rags story earnestly, with hysterical results. Butternut is a musician, a vulnerable soul with a lounge lizard smile; Maxwell is an uncertain magician with an attitude; and Bean is an irrepressible, all-over-the-map entertainer with big dreams. The laughter is infectious and the comedy appeals to everyone from first graders to college students to baby-boomers to grandparents. Twin Cities metro
Sunday, February 4 3:00 pm
2018-02-04 15:00:002018-02-04 15:00:00America/ChicagoTriple Espresso--a highly caffeinated comedyTriple Espresso tells the story of three guys whose bid for showbiz fame and fortune ended in 4-minutes of magnificent failure on national television. Hugh Butternut, Buzz Maxwell, and Bobby Bean tell their rags-to-rags story earnestly, with hysterical results. Butternut is a musician, a vulnerable soul with a lounge lizard smile; Maxwell is an uncertain magician with an attitude; and Bean is an irrepressible, all-over-the-map entertainer with big dreams. The laughter is infectious and the comedy appeals to everyone from first graders to college students to baby-boomers to grandparents. Twin Cities metro
Wednesday, February 7 7:30 pm
2018-02-07 19:30:002018-02-07 19:30:00America/ChicagoTriple Espresso--a highly caffeinated comedyTriple Espresso tells the story of three guys whose bid for showbiz fame and fortune ended in 4-minutes of magnificent failure on national television. Hugh Butternut, Buzz Maxwell, and Bobby Bean tell their rags-to-rags story earnestly, with hysterical results. Butternut is a musician, a vulnerable soul with a lounge lizard smile; Maxwell is an uncertain magician with an attitude; and Bean is an irrepressible, all-over-the-map entertainer with big dreams. The laughter is infectious and the comedy appeals to everyone from first graders to college students to baby-boomers to grandparents. Twin Cities metro
Thursday, February 8 7:30 pm
2018-02-08 19:30:002018-02-08 19:30:00America/ChicagoTriple Espresso--a highly caffeinated comedyTriple Espresso tells the story of three guys whose bid for showbiz fame and fortune ended in 4-minutes of magnificent failure on national television. Hugh Butternut, Buzz Maxwell, and Bobby Bean tell their rags-to-rags story earnestly, with hysterical results. Butternut is a musician, a vulnerable soul with a lounge lizard smile; Maxwell is an uncertain magician with an attitude; and Bean is an irrepressible, all-over-the-map entertainer with big dreams. The laughter is infectious and the comedy appeals to everyone from first graders to college students to baby-boomers to grandparents. Twin Cities metro
Friday, February 9 7:30 pm
2018-02-09 19:30:002018-02-09 19:30:00America/ChicagoTriple Espresso--a highly caffeinated comedyTriple Espresso tells the story of three guys whose bid for showbiz fame and fortune ended in 4-minutes of magnificent failure on national television. Hugh Butternut, Buzz Maxwell, and Bobby Bean tell their rags-to-rags story earnestly, with hysterical results. Butternut is a musician, a vulnerable soul with a lounge lizard smile; Maxwell is an uncertain magician with an attitude; and Bean is an irrepressible, all-over-the-map entertainer with big dreams. The laughter is infectious and the comedy appeals to everyone from first graders to college students to baby-boomers to grandparents. Twin Cities metro
Sunday, February 11 3:00 pm
2018-02-11 15:00:002018-02-11 15:00:00America/ChicagoTriple Espresso--a highly caffeinated comedyTriple Espresso tells the story of three guys whose bid for showbiz fame and fortune ended in 4-minutes of magnificent failure on national television. Hugh Butternut, Buzz Maxwell, and Bobby Bean tell their rags-to-rags story earnestly, with hysterical results. Butternut is a musician, a vulnerable soul with a lounge lizard smile; Maxwell is an uncertain magician with an attitude; and Bean is an irrepressible, all-over-the-map entertainer with big dreams. The laughter is infectious and the comedy appeals to everyone from first graders to college students to baby-boomers to grandparents. Twin Cities metro
Tuesday, February 13 7:30 pm
2018-02-13 19:30:002018-02-13 19:30:00America/ChicagoTriple Espresso--a highly caffeinated comedyTriple Espresso tells the story of three guys whose bid for showbiz fame and fortune ended in 4-minutes of magnificent failure on national television. Hugh Butternut, Buzz Maxwell, and Bobby Bean tell their rags-to-rags story earnestly, with hysterical results. Butternut is a musician, a vulnerable soul with a lounge lizard smile; Maxwell is an uncertain magician with an attitude; and Bean is an irrepressible, all-over-the-map entertainer with big dreams. The laughter is infectious and the comedy appeals to everyone from first graders to college students to baby-boomers to grandparents. Twin Cities metro

Past performances

Thursday, December 7 7:30 pm
Friday, December 8 7:30 pm
Saturday, December 9 5:00 pm
Saturday, December 9 8:00 pm
Sunday, December 10 3:00 pm
Wednesday, December 13 7:30 pm
Thursday, December 14 7:30 pm
Friday, December 15 7:30 pm
Saturday, December 16 5:00 pm
Saturday, December 16 8:00 pm
Sunday, December 17 3:00 pm
Tuesday, December 19 7:30 pm
Wednesday, December 20 7:30 pm
Thursday, December 21 7:30 pm
Saturday, December 23 5:00 pm
Saturday, December 23 8:00 pm
 
Comedy

Triple Espresso tells the story of three guys whose bid for showbiz fame and fortune ended in 4-minutes of magnificent failure on national television. Hugh Butternut, Buzz Maxwell, and Bobby Bean tell their rags-to-rags story earnestly, with hysterical results. Butternut is a musician, a vulnerable soul with a lounge lizard smile; Maxwell is an uncertain magician with an attitude; and Bean is an irrepressible, all-over-the-map entertainer with big dreams. The laughter is infectious and the comedy appeals to everyone from first graders to college students to baby-boomers to grandparents.

Michael Pearce Donley Hugh Butternut/Actor, Co-Creator
Bob Stromberg Bobby Bean/Actor, Co-Creator
Bill Arnold Buzz Maxwell/Actor, Co-Creator
Patrick Albanese Buzz Maxwell/Actor
Dane Stauffer Hugh Butternut/Actor
Paul Somers Hugh Butternut/Actor
John Bush Bobby Bean/Actor
Christopher Hart Buzz Maxwell/Actor