An overwhelming documentary about the British fighting in WWI. The filmmaker voiced over original film from the Imperial War Museum archives What a great job. At times I felt I was there, or was heartbroken that these little boys where there. For old men’s insecurities and irrational fears. […]
Every once in a while I am still shocked. The Washington Post Article
This was one of those totally unexpected and unplanned fabulous experiences. we had driven down to DC to visit the Glenstone Museum only to have it close due to weather. We had little choice but to head back to NY and hope to have another opportunity to go. […]
1134 Madison. Near the Guggenheim. Good cheesecake and bland hot turkey with fries. But. It’s a diner so sure, I would go back.
A few weeks ago I had spotted and dismissed something about an Escher exhibit. I just didn’t believe that it could live up to my memories. But on this miserable day the thought of going someplace new and being inside, well, it just worked out perfectly, so […]
Walked past after visiting Cadillac house. With an enticing menu in we came. We had sworn off Caesar salad but the place had the right feel so we started with a perfect salad. Much to our surprise The bread was good with a tangy olive oil that was […]
I never claimed to enjoy the opera. Often I like the sets, rarely the story (but the story is never the point). If I close my eyes I enjoy most of the music, tho the soprano less than the rest. As often as not the staging, setting, design […]
Peking Duck for Dinner with the kids. I made the reservation weeks in advance as it appears that the prix fixe Peking Duck dinner is very much in demand. We were seated at a tight communal table in a basement on Hudson street. It was rainy and cold […]