Department of Theatre

Christopher Marino

Christopher Marino was formerly on faculty at the Shakespeare Theatre Company in Washington DC, teaching master acting classes. He has taught at numerous universities and theatres in the US and England. Schools and theatres Include the Shakespeare Theatre Company - Washington DC, Utah Shakespearean Festival, Baltimore Shakespeare Festival, Stella Adler in New York City, George Washington University, University of Maryland - Baltimore County, and Illinois State University. He is a guest lecturer at Rose Bruford Drama School in the UK teaching classical acting technique for the past six years. As an actor he has a career that spans twenty years working regionally and at Shakespeare festivals. Christopher is also a founding member of the Helen Hayes award winning Taffety Punk Theatre Company in Washington DC. He is the former Artistic Director of the Baltimore Shakespeare Festival and the current Assistant Artistic Director at Piccolo Theatre. Christopher is a Certified Associate Teacher of Fitzmaurice Voicework. He holds two graduate degrees from theShakespeare Theatre DC/George Washington University and Webber Douglas Academy of Dramatic Art - London. Visit his website at