Marshall Botvinick is a Full-Time Lecturer in the Department of Theatre at the University of North Carolina at Wilmington. He is the author of Jonson: Volpone and the editor of Staging Ben: A Collection of Essays on the Theatricality of Jonson's Plays. He holds an M.F.A. in Dramaturgy from the A.R.T. Institute at Harvard University. He is a founding ensemble member of Bulldog Ensemble Theater in Durham, North Carolina. Other theater companies he has worked with include PlayMakers Repertory Company, American Repertory Theater, and Burning Coal Theatre Company.