Walter Braem

Theatre Arts Teacher,
Northwest High School

Contact Details

Northwest High School


Originally from Chicago, I have worked as a Performer, Director, Designer, Choreographer, Digital Storyteller, Access and Inclusion Consultant, Independent Researcher, and Teaching Artist in Arizona, Kentucky, Tennessee, Texas, Washington DC, and Wisconsin. I received my formal training from Arizona State University in Tempe, Arizona earning a Master of Fine Arts in Theatre with a concentration in Theatre for Youth. I received my Bachelor of Science in Communication Arts with an emphasis in Theatre Performance and Theatre Design with a Minor in Dance from Austin Peay State University in Clarksville, Tennessee. Additionally I received a Certificate in Theatre for Young Audiences with Complex Disabilities from Rose Bruford College of Theatre & Performance and Oily Cart in the United Kingdom. Currently, I work as the Theatre Teacher for Northwest High School in Clarksville, TN, a Teaching Artist for Nashville Children's Theatre and an Adjunct Professor of Theatre at Middle Tennessee State University and Nashville State Community College, and Artistic Director of Starcatcher Initiative.


Arizona State University
Tempe, Arizona, United States
Master of Fine Arts, 2013
Theatre for Youth
2010 To 2013
Dissertation: Program Development and Implementation of Recreational Drama Classes for Youth with Complex Disabilities
Advisor: Dr. Stephani Etheridge Woodson

Job History

Northwest High School
Theatre Teacher
July 2015 - present

Nashville State Community College
Adjunct Professor of Theatre
January 2015 - present

Middle Tennessee State University
Adjunct Professor of Theatre
August 2014 - present

Nashville Children's Theatre
Teaching Artst
January 2013 - present