Marina Bergenstock is a theatre director and educator. She graduated from The University of Iowa with her MFA in Directing,

working closely with the Iowa Playwrights Workshop. Her directing focus is largely on new play development, as well. One of Marina's primary research interests is Middle Eastern theatre, particularly dealing with the countries of Palestine and Israel.


Marina is currently a Visiting Assistant Professor at Beloit College, where she is teaching undergraduate courses and directing The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui and [title of show].