This month, we had the opportunity to chat with Julia Choi, a graduate of our Music Department, who recently opened a new chocolate shop in Montclair, New Jersey. Julia caught us up on her years since graduating and her journey to a culinary career.
This spring, Makeeba will be inducted into the Academy of Women Achievers, awarded each year by YW Boston.
This month we had the chance to connect with Megan Krauszer, a graduate of our Dance Department who frequently performs at the Metropolitan Opera, among other venues. Megan was kind enough to reflect on her Walnut Hill experience and catch us up on the past eighteen years.
Upon the return from Winter Break, each arts department launches its own special “January Project”, as an opportunity for our young artists to delve deeper into a specific topic, work, or medium. Each department took the time to share what their students worked on during these monthlong endeavors.
Julia and her husband Roger Rodriguez opened a new chocolate shop, Vesta Chocolate, earlier this month in Montclair, NJ. Julia is a pastry chef and Roger is a chocolatier.
Harley's newest short film entitled The Maids Will Come on Monday will have its world premiere at the Manchester Film Festival in the UK this March.
Chloe recently attended a performance of Mean Girls on Broadway and caught up after the show with Barrett, who plays Janis Sarkisian.
Dean of Students Melissa Cassel and Director of Alumni Giving and Engagement Garrett Murphy '08 recently caught a performance of Cinderella at Paper Mill Playhouse, featuring Ashley as Cinderella and John as Ensemble.
Katie recently opened Firelight Theater, a theater education organization currently offering a music program in Lancaster, MA for children under 4. Starting in the fall, she will add two theater programs for children ages 5-8.
Madison is currently in the cast of West Side Story on Broadway, and can be spotted in this recent 60 Minutes segment.
Mary has a busy spring and summer ahead of her, starting in April, when she will perform Damigella, Pallade and Venere in The Coronation of Poppea with Opera Delaware.
Ellen's recent projects include a production of Offenbach's Le Voyage dans la Lune and a private caroling performance at Disneyland Paris.