Raymond Corrado Knutsen
Actor, Acting Coach
Raymond Corrado Knutsen is a Norwegian-American actor, voice actor and coach. As an alumn of the Actors Studio Drama School in New York, Raymond spent two years as a working finalist for lifetime membership at the Actors Studio. He has worked off-Broadway, in TV roles for Discovery ID and History Channel and in American regional theater. In Norway Raymond has worked on national TV as well as regional theater and he is currently in preproduction of his first full-length feature film with his colleagues from the GirlSoup Collective. As a part-time lecturer in the Theater Department at Volda University College, Raymond is also passionate about teaching the craft to others and sharing his knowledge and experiences through art-based research.
Minecraft Theater with Riksteatret
Raymond has signed a 6 month contract with Riksteatret to tour Norway with a brand new theater production; Det Mørke Fortet. His role as Game Master will have him meeting six new children in each touring location and onboarding them to actively participate in the evening's performance, while Raymond himself will be digitally puppeteering in-game avatars and triggering events throughout the performance. This integration of children actively participating in the theatrical performance though Minecraft is a brand new concept being developed in collaboration between Riksteatret, Hålogaland Teater and Teatret Vårt.
Outen the Light: GirlSoupCo's first feature film
In august Raymond is heading to New York again to shoot the feature film Outen the Light, created and produced by the production company he co-founded; The GirlSoup Collective.
OriginalYank Opening Two New Servers for The Squiggly Army!
Two new servers are soon to be available to whitelisted members of The Squiggly Army, one for 7 Days to Die and one for Minecraft. The servers will be featured on streams and the Minecraft will be riddled with season two content from The Squiggly Army's own lore masters!
Raymond travelling back to NYC in March
Ten days, two projects;
In March, Raymond will be travelling back to NYC for the first time since before the pandemic on both artistic and academic pursuits. He will be giving a lecture at his alma mater Actors Studio Drama School at PACE University on Henrik Ibsen and feminism as well as starring in the GirlSoupCO short film Don't Bother The Neighbours (working title).