Dept: Visual and
Performing Arts, English
Business Phone: 1826
Education: Bloomfield College - B.A.
Andover/Newton Theological School - M.A.
Burnett is in his sixth year at Eagle Hill School, teaching Performing
Arts and English. He began acting on stage at age six, performing
in Gilbert and Sullivan productions and others. More recently he
has performed in “The Man Who Came To Dinner”, “You Can’t Take It
With You”, “Wait Until Dark”, and “Man Of La Mancha”. At Eagle Hill
School he has directed productions such as "Arsenic and Old
Lace”, “Done To Death”, “A Christmas Carol”, “The Man Who Came To
Dinner”, and “It’s A Wonderful Life”.
Burnett received a bachelor's degree from Bloomfield College in New Jersey, and he taught English and Physical Education at Academia Buatista de Puerto Nuevo in San Juan Puerto Rico from 1965 to 1966. He received a master's degree in religion from Andover Newton Theological School in Newton, Massachusetts in 1971. For thirteen years he taught English and history at Blackstone Valley Vocational High School in Upton, Massachusetts. He currently lives in North Brookfield.