Buzzin’ Lee Hartgrave

Buzzin’ Lee Hartgrave is a longtime theater critic in the San Francisco Bay Area. His reviews appear each Friday in Beyond Chron.

Articles by Buzzin’ Lee Hartgrave

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MOVIE BUZZ: A FIVE STAR LIFE

Posted August 29, 2014 by

IRENE HAS A SEEMINGLY PERFECT LIFE. She travels on First class air travel in fantastic luxurious hotels. Her life may look dazzling, but she is a lonely soul. Irene is pretty, but sad. Looking for satisfaction with other peoples boyfriends,
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Cops and Bad Guys

FROM RED TO BLACK

Posted August 15, 2014 by

HEY, STRAP YOURSELF IN. You’re in for a thrill. It’s sure as hell an excellent opportunity for outstanding acting. Here’s the deal. It’s a simple story about cops and a vulnerable black boy. Complicated? You bet. The cops are both
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Dracula

DRACULA INQUEST

Posted August 8, 2014 by

THIS IS CREEPY INDEED
This kind of play usually goes without an intermission in order not to break tension. And believe me….the audience got a special break between the play. And they were relieved in this kinda virtual re-telling of
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