Marina Caldarone has been a freelance theatre director since 1984, as well as Associate Director of Theatr Clwyd, resident director at National Theatre studio, and Artistic Director of Queens Theatre, Hornchurch. She has been a radio drama producer since 2000 and an acting coach for television. She is drama director of Crying Out Loud, a voice-over CD production company, and compiles monologue and duologue collections. She is a regular tutor and guest director at The Actors Centre, Central School of Speech and Drama, Mountview, and East 15 and has been the radio drama tutor at Rose Bruford College since 2000. She has taught at Middlesex University and Birkbeck University, Thames Valley University, and IES London. She holds a BA Honors in Drama from University College of Wales.