Venue Details

1071 Star Starred
Lyceum Theatres
Located at 79 Horton Plaza 324 Horton Plz San Diego, CA 92101
619-544-1000
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Harriet Niss
Location of performance seats is not important for this one. I don't like the extreme side seats, but any place else is fine.
The Pianist of Willesden Lane info Sep 15 2014 star this tip starred
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If you want a wonderful Italian dinner before the show, go to Operacaffe, right across the street on 4th. My husband, who is from Brooklyn, says he hasn't had chicken parmesan that good since New York. And my salmon was delicious.
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Reviews & Ratings

45 ratings
4.6 average rating
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9 events
5 reviews
2 stars
attended Mar 27 2010

The whole cast was hilarious, but Duane Daniels as "Bobby Bean" was utterly ridiculous. He gave great performance-- like a cross between Rowan Atkinson and Don Knotts. The humor is definitely appropriate for all ages, though some of the jokes will...continued

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17 events
8 reviews
24 stars
attended Mar 20 2010

incredible cast. side-splitting humor. i took my 11 year old son - he said he laughed so much it hurt. any seat is great - stadium type seating where even children can easily see over anyone sitting in front of them.

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16 events
13 reviews
6 stars
attended Mar 26 2010

Unfortunately, we arrived late so we missed the beginning of the show. However, what we did see had us rolling with laughter. All 3 actors did a great job, especially the tallest one, with his fantastically humorous facial expressions and comic...continued

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Website

http://www.lyceumevents.org/

Description

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.

About the Ticket Supplier: San Diego Repertory Theatre

San Diego REP produces intimate, exotic, provocative theatre. They promote a more inclusive community through vivid works that nourish progressive political and social values and celebrate the multiple voices of our region.