There can't be too many people named Adam Gopnik running around out there so I felt compelled to do a little research. It turns out that Mr. Gopnik is a writer, essayist and commentator best known perhaps for his work which has appeared in The New Yorker magazine since 1986.
You can read more about Mr. Gopnik and his writings at Wikipedia.
NOW: Adam Gopnik writes book reviews for The New Yorker.
THEN: Adam Gopnik was in a play, Hans Brinker and the Silver Skates at the John B. Kelly Playhouse in the Park in Philadelphia, with me. I was Hans Brinkers' girlfriend. I think he was Hans Brinker's little brother.