Academy of Visual and Performing Arts


Scotty Ray trained in improv at The Groundlings Theatre in Hollywood, Unexpected Productions at the Market Theater in Seattle, WA and was a member of the improv teams Night Light Improv and ImprovChurch. Scotty recently taught Voice and Articulation, Advanced Acting, Improv, ImprovChurch and conducted improv workshops at La Sierra University. He also was a guest teacher for MBA students taking a Leadership, Creativity and Organizational Dynamics class. Scotty obtained his MFA in Acting from The American Repertory Theater/Moscow Art Theater School at Harvard University. He also has a BA in Mass Communication with minors in Drama and Religion from Walla Walla University.  He has performed on stage in Washington, California, Massachusetts, Russia and currently continues to teach, audition and perform.