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West Hartford Native Will Perform at The Bushnell

Danny Tieger. Submitted photo

Watkinson Alum and West Hartford native Danny Tieger is part of the cast of ‘Matilda The Musical.’ 

Danny Tieger. Submitted photo

Danny Tieger. Submitted photo


Watkinson School, Hartford’s oldest co-ed independent day school for grades 6-PG, is pleased to announce that Danny Tieger, a 2004 graduate originally from West Hartford, 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 25 – 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.

Watkinson School is a co-educational day school for grades 6-PG.  Founded in 1881, Watkinson is Hartford’s oldest independent school. Watkinson’s next open house is Tuesday, April 26, from 9 – 11 a.m.

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