Molly Garner Knows a Few Things About Fashion: FIERCE ANTICIPATION [BE...

Originally published 03/18/11 In addition to being a sometimes actress and sometimes writer, I am an almost-all-the-time shopping tour guide.  Giving shopping tours is my day job.  “What’s a shopping tour?” you may ask.  Well, I work for a company called Shop Gotham that...

Molly Garner Has Had Impure Thoughts About Harry Potter [FIERCE ANTICI...

FIERCELY ANTICIPATING Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2 Every time the trailer for this movie pops up on TV, I gasp and sit up straighter in my seat.  I have been a Harry Potter fan since page one of the novel.  His journey through the multiplex has been rocky, but it’s fun to...

Molly Garner’s Got Your Tony Predictions Right Here [Fierce and ...

In the spirit of full disclosure, I must confess that while I live in New York and am a member of the theatre community, I have not seen every production nominated this year.   Nor have I attempted to predict who the winners will be in categories out of my realm of expertise  (lighting and...

FIERCE ANTICIPATION: The Broadway Edition [Molly Garner sees a lot of ...

With the most obvious NY theatre territory already reviewed (I’m referring of course to Ryan Dixon’s excellent review of Spiderman), I turn my sights to three other productions opening in New York this winter.  They range from the new work of a Pulitzer Prize finalist to the...

FIERCE ANTICIPATION: The Literary Edition [Molly Garner Reads a Lot of...

Fiercely Anticipating An Exact Replica of a Figment of My Imagination:  A Memoir by Elizabeth McCracken (Little, Brown & Company) The figment of McCracken’s imagination is in this case her stillborn child.  Initially I thought, “Why on earth would anyone want to read a memoir...