Our community lost a dear friend last night.
Paulette Harwood, who devoted nearly 60 years to teaching dancers in Needham and Newton, passed away peacefully at her home on Thursday.
Paulette touched the lives of generations. She was a successful and fully engaged member of our business community and a pioneer for women business
She started dancing as a young girl and at the age of 15, while still a student at Brookline High School,
moved to New York City where she eventually became a soloist at Radio City Music Hall in the Corps
de Ballet. She married, came back to