Watertown Children’s Theatre raises curtain on 30th year

MELANNE G., Watertown Splash staff reporter

October 24, 2013

Filed under Around Watertown, Arts and Entertainment

    Singing? Acting? Dancing? Why Watertown Children’s Theatre is the place to be.     WCT is located at the Arsenal Center for the Arts in Watertown, and it is celebrating its 30th anniversary. The performers are kids from ...

Sixth grade: Taylor Swift is all “Mine”

Leah Sutherland and Katherine Tolman

December 15, 2010

Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Classes and Clubs, Front Page News

All of the sixth-graders in the auditorium were cheering and dancing. Mrs. Spillane jumped on Mr. Johnson’s back when everybody realized it was going to work. Then it started …. 10, 9, 8, 7, 6, 8, 7, 6, 5, 4, 3, 2, 1, 0! ...

Tommy Heinsohn: star player, star painter

CAMERON R. and AMIN T.

November 24, 2010

Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Books and Authors, Profiles, Sports

Many people know Tommy Heinsohn as the scoring machine who helped the Celtics to eight NBA titles in the 1950s and ‘60s. They know him as the former coach who won two titles in the ‘70s, and the current Celtics analyst on Co...

WMS to present “Once Upon a Mattress”

Rebecca Hellman and Bridget Nee

November 14, 2010

Filed under Around Watertown, Arts and Entertainment, Front Page News

This year WMS is leaving HSM Jr. behind, but the students are still all in this together for the production of “Once Upon a Mattress.” This popular play is a junior version of “The Princess and the Pea” -- with a quirky twi...

Still the greatest

FRANCESCA B. and BRIDGET N.

October 12, 2010

Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Travel

The lights were on and the floor was sparkling from just being washed as the big double doors flew open. Before the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus even started, there was a very interactive preshow happening on t...

A night of entertainment

EMILY C., Watertown Splash staff

June 15, 2010

Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Front Page News

For five years, music teacher Abby Cordell has organized the WMS talent show, but this year’s talent show blew all of them out of the water. On Wednesday, April 28, Watertown Middle School had its sixth talent show and it was p...

Spring Concert replay on Friday, May 7

VICTORIA H., Watertown Splash staff

May 6, 2010

Filed under Arts and Entertainment

The Spring Concert will be replayed Friday, May 7, at 9 a.m. in the Watertown Middle School auditorium. All strings, chorus, select choir, band, and stage band members will preform songs they've been working on all term. Just...

A road best traveled

GEMMA C., Watertown Splash staff

May 3, 2010

Filed under Arts and Entertainment

Lions and tigers and bears, oh my! The lights dim, and people hurry to find their seats as Dorothy and Toto come on stage, singing and dancing. "The Wiz" was one of the many productions from the Watertown Children's Theater....

A night of entertainment!

EMILY C., Watertown Splash staff

April 28, 2010

Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Community News

Who likes to be entertained? If you do, then come and see the annual Watertown Middle School Talent Show! The show will be held Wednesday, April 28, in the WMS auditorium at 7 p.m. and tickets are $5 each. So come and watch...

 Art gets a show of support

ANNA M. and VICTORIA H.

April 13, 2010

Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Community News

The annual Watertown Public schools art show had a great opening Monday, April 12, at Watertown Mall, with volunteers from the school helping serve free food (a crowd favorite). Artwork by children from pre-k to 12th grade will...

A feast for the eyes

DANIELLE M. and JESSICA L.

April 12, 2010

Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Community News

The Watertown Public Schools annual Art Exhibit is being held though April 26 at the Watertown Mall. Artwork from students from kindergarten through 12th grade is on display. The opening reception will be held on Monday, April...

Emily Osment tickets on sale

Watertown Splash staff, .

March 22, 2010

Filed under Arts and Entertainment

Emily Osment, one of the stars of "Hannah Montana" and a singer in her own right, is coming to the Watertown area this week for a concert. Her label, Wind-up Records out of New York, has reached out to the readers of the...

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