About

I live in New York City and I'm surrounded by books all day and when I go home I have more books waiting for me. Read my "About" page on top to see what I mean. I just want to share my book experiences and my love of all-things-books, with hopefully the occasional review thrown in. If you wish to contact me, the address is polishoutlanderATgmailDOTcom

The Complete Works of Shakespeare (Abridged)

Last Saturday, Josh and I, and two of our friends went to Times Square to see the Reduced Shakespeare Company perform The Complete Works of Shakespeare….Abridged. All of Shakespeare’s plays and sonnets in one handy-dandy 100 minute production. Performed by three men.
One word: Hilarious!
Josh and I had seen the DVD back in college but this [...]

The Tempest at Brooklyn Academy of Music

Last Tuesday, Josh and I went to see The Tempest at BAM. It was part of this year’s Bridge Project, and directed by Sam Mendes (aka Kate Winslet’s husband aka Hollywood Director). It was also my birthday present from Josh. It had been awhile since I read this play. I remember exactly when I read [...]

Tim Burton: The Exhibition at MoMA

For Valentine’s Day, Josh and I went over to the Museum of Modern Art to see the Tim Burton Exhibition. I hadn’t been to the MoMa since before they did renovations…mostly because I cringed at their new admission price of $20. We both love Tim Burton and his movies. The Nightmare Before Christmas has to [...]