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Nov 6, 2019 |

Tyler Buswell

TYLER BUSWELL is a proud drag queen, actor, and multi-disciplined visual artist. He has worked as a scenic artist/carpenter or designer for Artists Repertory Theatre, PCS at The Armory, Third Rail, Theatre Vertigo, Oregon Children’s Theatre, Chapel Theatre, Bag&Baggage, and many others. He has four Broadwayworld nominations for Outstanding Set Design and his work can be seen from here to the beautiful state of Maine where he served two years as a workshop educator, designer and technical director at Camp Manitou. This is his first year with NWA and he is thrilled to be a part of such a diverse and talented staff. joined Northwest Academy in 2019.

tbuswell@nwacademy.org


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