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  FWD Theatre Company presents a full reading of Kevin's original                                                          musical

                                 Central Avenue Breakdown

                                                               at Chicago Theatre Works 

Event is on June 6th at 7:30 p.m.

tickets available at Chicago Theater Works



Kevin Ray is a singer/songwriter/composer and piano player from Los Angeles, currently residing in New York City.

He is currently working on finishing his new CD, and preparing for a reading of his new musical in November

His last CD Radio Silence is available for download on iTunes and other digital media. Hard copies are available at

His latest musical, Central Avenue Breakdown, just got back from a production at the Daegu International Music Festival in South Korea and returned to New York  for an encore presentation at the New York Musical Theatre Festival (NYMF) where it won five awards including Excellence in  Music and Orchestations in 2011.  Kevin is currently busy at work constructing his newest musical, Maquiladora, a story about young factory workers in Juarez, Mexico. Stay tuned for updates on upcoming readings and performances of Kevin's original work.

Kevin has recorded seven solo albums including Speak Now (2009)Karaoketown (2004), and Radio Friendly (2002). In 2006, he composed the MAC-nominated Seasoned Greetings – complete with twelve original holiday songs performed by the world famous singing waitstaff at Ellen's Stardust Diner. That record went on to receive critical acclaim including a MAC nomination for the song Fat Christmas. 

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