Peter Michael Marino has been directing, writing, performing and producing solo shows and comedies for over 15 years. He is the recipient of two Backstage Readers Choice Awards for Favorite Comedy Teacher for his Flying Solo classes at The PIT. He is the co-creator/producer of SOLOCOM which has launched 250 original solo comedies at The PIT. Pete performed his internationally acclaimed solo comedy “Desperately Seeking the Exit” in the US, UK and Australia for over two years and recently finished a world tour of his solo show spoof “Late with Lance!.” Pete honed his improv and comedy skills with Theatresports NY where he co-created the long-running “Character Witness”, which led the to development of 50 original characters. He is the producer of the critically acclaimed solo show “Gary Busey’s One-Man Hamlet as Performed by David Carl.” He also performed in the global smash STOMP for five years. His directorial work has been seen at The PIT, Ars Nova, EST, UCB, TADA, IO West, Chashama, The Duplex, Don’t Tell Mama, American Globe Theatre, Buffalo’s ALT Theatre.