Raymond McAanally hails from Franklin Tennessee. Raymond is a professional actor, professor, and private coach in the NY/ NJ area. He was named Artistic Associate of MST in 2005 and has served MST as a Casting Director, Producer, and Performer.
MST CREDITS: St. Columba & the River (2005), The Scams of Scapin (2006), A Midsummer Night's Dream (2007), and The 7th Inning Stretch Series (2005 & 2006). OFF BROADWAY: original cast of God’s Ear, The Vineyard Theatre & New Georges; Sa Ka La, Oslo Elsewhere. NEW YORK: 365 Days/ 365 Plays, LAByrinth Theater Co/The Public; The Burial at Thebes, La MaMa; etc. NATIONAL TOURS: Defending the Caveman (One Man Show). REGIONAL: The Foreigner, Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park; Mere Mortals, Two River Theatre Co; A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Long Wharf; etc. TELEVISION & FILM: 30 Rock, Order of the Serpentine (Spike TV), Guiding Light, The Agency (Pilot), Ghost Town (Dreamworks); Penance (Short Film- screened in 2009 at Palm Beach, Buffalo, & Rochester International Film Festivals); etc. AWARDS: Acclaim Award of Cincinnati for Outstanding Supporting Performance 2008/2009 Season for the role of Ellard Simms in The Foreigner, Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park.
He holds a BA in Philosophy from Sewanee, The University of the South, and an MFA in Acting from Mason Gross School of the Arts, Rutgers University. He is faculty at the Visual & Performing Arts program at Rutgers University, Newark Campus. Proud founder of the RTA and ‘LABfriend’ of LAByrinth Theater. He writes and produces sketch comedy for online content (Check out youtube channels Daily Fiber & The Factorii). He is a member of AEA, AFTRA, and SAG. For more, go to www.raymondmcanally.com.