Ray was thrilled to shoot a Co-Star spot on Smash with Angelica Houston and Daphne Rubin-Vega! It will air late in the season.
Ray directed and edited a video tribute to Sandy Hook Elementary School and the people of Newtown, Connecticut Click here to watch it!
Ray sang and helped produce "Broadway Blows Back" at the Gershwin Theatre to raise funds for the people who lost so much in Hurricane Sandy! Over $85,000 was raised at the event that was donated to The Tunnel to Towers Foundation and The Mayor's Fund for NYC Hurricane Relief. Click here to watch a feature on NY 1 about the event.
Ray filmed a Chapstick commercial. Click here to watch it online.
Ray participated in "Gold Mountain, written and composed by Jason Ma and directed by Christine Toy Johnson. Click here to read about the project.
Ray participated in the Indiana Festival Theatre workshop of "Solana", written and composed by Michael Heitzman and Ilene Reid. Click here for more information about the project.
Ray directed and edited a video starring the cast of "Anything Goes" with the One Direction song "What Makes You Beautiful"! Click here to watch it! And be sure to share it with your friends!!
And check out the interview with the Wall Street Journal
Ray shot a commercial for New York Lottery that is currently running! Click here to watch it!
Ray was interviewed by KoreaDaily newspaper and the article ran in the Korean paper as well!
Ray released his second collaboration with Megan Lee. They covered "A Whole New World" from Disney's Aladdin! If you enjoy it please share it with your friends .
The Anything Goes Broadway Cast Album is finally here! Ray is so proud to be on the recording of his first original cast recording!! Purchase it on iTunes or wait for the CD Release on September 20th.
Ray received a shot out in the Huffington Post for his work on his first feature film "The Mikado Project". "The ensemble cast has strong appeal, with some of the most enjoyable work coming from Raymond J. Lee as Teddy/Nanki Poo." Read the full article and see the trailer online!
Ray will be competing in the Mr. Broadway Beauty Pageant, a fundraiser for the Ali Forney Center on March 21st! More info and tickets online!
Ray will be joining the Broadway revival of ANYTHING GOES, directed by Kathleen Marshall, playing the role of "John." Ray starts rehearsals in January, and the show opens on April 7, 2011. For more information, please visit www.anythinggoesonbroadway.com
Ray and Ben just released their third episode of THANK YOU...NEXT along with the updated site. Check it out here at www.thankyounextseries.com
Ray recorded "When She Loved Me" from Toy Story 2 (engineered by Tiff Barbour). Click here to check out the video!
Ray will be performing at Bar-Tini Ultra Lounge on November 2 for Broadway Impact to raise funds for their 2010 ING NYC Marathon Team. Performers include Gavin Creel, Shayna Steele (Hairspray, RENT), Rory O'Malley (Broadway Impact co-founder, Spelling Bee), Joseph Leo Bwarie (Jersey Boys), Sarah Darling (Jersey Boys), Raymond J. Lee (Mamma Mia), Anne Fraser Thomas (Grinch), Eric Michael Krop, Rich Martino and more. The show starts at 11pm.
Ray co-produced the "It Gets Better Broadway" campaign, the NY Theater Communities response to the "It Gets Better" campaign, which was originally conceived by Dan Savage. The Associate Press interviewed Ray for an article entitled "Broadway Stars Rally Against Anti-gay Bullying". Please share the It Gets Better Broadway website with your friends and family! The URL is http://www.itgetsbetterbroadway.com.
Ray and Ben Gettinger launched their new web series "Thank You. . .Next"! CLICK HERE for to watch the first episode and The B Side outtakes!
Ray and Jenn Furman (Wicked National Tour) will join award winning composer/lyricist Bobby Cronin in performance for the opening and closing ceremonies on October 24th for the "Out of The Darkness Suicide Prevention Walk" sponsored by the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. CLICK HERE for information.
Ray is participating in a reading of Jay Kuo & Lorenzo Thione's new musical "Allegiance" starring Lea Salonga and George Takei.
Ray joined a group of 20 Broadway performers to record "It Gets Better" as a fundraiser for The Trevor Project. The song was written by Jay Kuo and Blair Shepard. CLICK HERE to watch the video of the song!
Ray joins the cast of "Into the Woods" for a Benefit Concert October 11. CLICK HERE for information about the benefit and cast!
Ray's Official Glee Audition Video has finally launched! CLICK HERE to watch the video and give him a Gold Star!
Ray is starring in THE MIKADO PROJECT, an independent film directed by Chil Kong, and will be attending the world premiere screening on May 1st at the Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival. The film has an amazing cast which includes Tamlyn Tomita, Erin Quill, Yuri Tag, Allen Liu, David Lee McInnis, Ryun Yu, Rizwan Manji & Gerald McCullouch. Tickets for the screening can be purchased here.
Ray will be starting rehearsals as CHIP for "The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee" at Portland Center Stage in Portland, Oregon. Click here to buy tickets. Performances begin on May 26, 2010 and end June 27, 2010.
Ray has just posted new clips from his latest cabaret "An Evening of Broadway & Pop" Check them out on my Media page!
Ray will be returning to the Metropolitan Room on Monday April 12th at 7pm for his second solo cabaret show. The Metropolitan Room is located at 34 West 22nd St Betw. 5th & 6th Ave. Please call 212 206 0440 to reserve your seats now!
Ray was invited to perform alongside other Broadway performers at the American Folk Art Museum. He performed three songs in front of the biggest crowd for a free Music Friday event at the museum. Click here to watch Ray sing "Purpose" from Avenue Q.
On February 23rd, Ray will join Sarah Jane Everman, Erin Quill and Paul Oakley Stovall to perform at
Out of the Ensemble, a new monthly cabaret series. Tickets are $5 and there will be drink specials all night!
Learn more at their Facebook Group or at the "Out of the Ensemble" Web site!
Check out Ray's interview as Angry Asian Man's "Angry Reader of the Week"
Ray's National IKEA Commercial is Running! Click Here to Watch it!
Ray won the Dream Ticket at Disney's American Idol Experience, which means he can bypass the line at any future A.I. Audition. He hopes to audition this summer and be in Hollywood by 2011! Click Here to Watch it!
The cast and crew of Broadway's Mamma Mia! celebrated their 8th Anniversary. Here's to several more years on The Great White Way.
Ray participated in a reading for Frank Wildhorn's new Asian-inspired musical entitled "Tears of Heaven".
Ray was profiled on AA Risings - a Web site dedicated to entertainment resources for Asian American performers. Click here to see Ray's A-Profiler Interview