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Danny Tieger '04 in "Matilda The Musical" at The Bushnell
Posted on: 4/14/2016
Watkinson School is pleased to announce that Danny Tieger, a 2004 graduate, is a member of the Matilda The Musical touring company. He will perform the role of Michael Wormwood, Matilda’s brother, at The Bushnell on April 25th-May 1. Tieger also understudies the role of Mr. Wormwood.

In addition to touring, Danny recently published his first book, entitled I am your Songwriting Journal, a how-to guide for kids. Tieger also currently produces a weekly web series for DreamworksTV called Sung History.

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Watkinson Teacher Wins the Prestigious Elizabeth Abernathy Hull Award
Posted on: 4/3/2016
Watkinson Teacher and West Hartford Resident Wins Elizabeth Abernathy Hull Award
Watkinson School is proud to announce Mary Hills Powell, Watkinson's upper school art teacher, has been awarded the Elizabeth Abernathy Hull Award. The Garden Club of America’s Elizabeth Abernathy Hull Award annually recognizes the outstanding achievements of individuals furthering the early environmental education for youth under 16 years of age. Powell was nominated for the award by the Connecticut Valley Garden Club for a student gardening program she oversees at Watkinson – the Varsity Gardeners.

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