Francesca Waite20th July 2009 by Martin Gibbons
Francesca’s Monkeywood credits: Flesh, Once in a House on Fire, Maine Road, Last Orders, A Song for the Lovers and Coach G. Other theatre credits: I See Dead People – JB Shorts 11, Little Fish (The Library Theatre Company), Daylight Robbery (24:7 Theatre Festival 2013), National Express (Re:Play Festival 2011), Verbally Challenged (The Contact) and several tours with Team Players Theatre Company. Short films: When I’m Sixty-Four (Zero Facility Films), Dying To Be in Control (Them Wifies) and several short films by Shameless Films, including the title roles in Nona Transvaal and Avril Tungsten.
Francesca’s writing work includes Stars Are Fire for Monkeywood Theatre (nominated for Best Production in The Co-operative Group’s Audience Award and Equity’s Vicky Allen Award); Little Fish and See Through Me! for The Library Theatre Company; Hollowed for Fiddy Scratch by Fiddy West Productions; The First Noel for Quizmas by Box of Tricks Theatre; On Standby for Verbally Challenged at The Contact. Francesca co-wrote the short film The Artful Dodger with Louise Lynch and David Barnes (Libra Television & Two Sugars for BBC2 Education), nominated for a Children’s BAFTA and for the Short Film Corner at Cannes Film Festival 2010.