Christine Louise Marshall has been creating connections in the Maine film and theatre scene for years. She is proud to be a part of this vibrant performing arts community, and her extensive professional experience has given her a unique and practical knowledge of the wealth of talent Maine has to offer.
In her capacity as Artistic Director of Mad Horse Theatre Company since 2008, she has hired countless actors, designers, and technicians, as well as regularly referring talent to other organizations, for both film and stage. At Mad Horse she has directed, designed, and acted in numerous productions over the years.
She has also been a teacher and company member at Maine State Ballet for 22 years, working with young artists in particular.
As a voice artist, she has narrated more than a hundred audiobook titles, as well as the online edition of The New Yorker magazine. She produces audiobooks as well as assisting other producers in casting voice talent.
She works in an acting, directing and design capacity on many Maine-produced, plays, films and commercials, recently having directed her first film effort, PEPPERCORN HEART, which has been screened in several festivals already, after its debut in Maine’s 2016 DAMNATIONLAND film festival.
She has co-written and directed several PortFringe productions, including the DAVE & CHRISSY series, as well as HOW DARE YOU, SIR: A GENTLEMEN’S PANEL OF ROCK.
Before moving home to Maine, Christine helped to found the Riverside Arts Center in Ypsilanti Michigan, as well as producing several award-winning productions there. She has a degree in Theatre from Skidmore College.
She lives in South Portland with her husband Michael, who makes her life worthwhile.