Christopher Raymond is a highly acclaimed composer, lyricist, producer and music director for theatre and film. He has won an NAACP Award and a Stage Raw Award.
Raymond co-wrote the theme song for the show, Troy (which opened at the 80,000 seat Beijing National Stadium in July, 2017). The theme song was performed by Jackie Evancho and co-written with Tyler Bates (composer for Guardians of the Galaxy) and Sebastian Cano-Besquet.
Raymond was Music Director/Composer for the 27th and 28th Annual Ovation Awards in Los Angeles.
Raymond co-produced and musically directed DOMA Theatre’s 2015 Los Angeles Revival of Green Day's musical, American Idiot (which won 5 Broadway World Awards including "Best Musical" and "Best Musical Direction"). He also musically directed and conducted DOMA’s production of Dreamgirls (which was awarded “Best Musical” at the LA Drama Critics Circle Awards and at the LA Weekly Awards). Raymond has been Music Director and Co-Producer for DOMA Theatre since 2012 and has put up 14 productions with the company.
Christopher Raymond wrote the book, music and lyrics for Scarlet Letter: The Musical (based on Nathaniel Hawthorne’s novel). Scarlet Letter had several successful staged readings in 2016 and 2017. There will be a Workshop Production of the musical in August, 2018 at Greenway Court Theatre (Los Angeles).