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Sunday 12/17
at 3:00 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

Tuesday, December 19 7:30 pm
2017-12-19 19:30:002017-12-19 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, December 20 7:30 pm
2017-12-20 19:30:002017-12-20 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, December 21 7:30 pm
2017-12-21 19:30:002017-12-21 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, December 23 5:00 pm
2017-12-23 17:00:002017-12-23 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, December 23 8:00 pm
2017-12-23 20:00:002017-12-23 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
Tuesday, December 26 7:30 pm
2017-12-26 19:30:002017-12-26 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
Wednesday, December 27 7:30 pm
2017-12-27 19:30:002017-12-27 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, December 28 7:30 pm
2017-12-28 19:30:002017-12-28 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, December 29 7:30 pm
2017-12-29 19:30:002017-12-29 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, December 30 5:00 pm
2017-12-30 17:00:002017-12-30 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, December 30 8:00 pm
2017-12-30 20:00:002017-12-30 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, December 31 3:00 pm
2017-12-31 15:00:002017-12-31 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
Sunday, December 31 7:30 pm
2017-12-31 19:30:002017-12-31 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, December 31 7:30 pm
2017-12-31 19:30:002017-12-31 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 3 7:30 pm
2018-01-03 19:30:002018-01-03 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 4 7:30 pm
2018-01-04 19:30:002018-01-04 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
 
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