Francesca joined Paines Plough in 2014 as Assistant Producer. She took up the role of Producer in January 2016.
Prior to joining Paines Plough Francesca worked as a freelance producer with several companies including DryWrite, Look Left Look Right, Undeb Theatre and SEArED Productions. In 2013 she produced FLEABAG by Phoebe Waller-Bridge which was awarded a Fringe First and subsequently nominated for an Olivier Award. Whilst working at Paines Plough she has continued to produce FLEABAG in runs at the Soho Theatre, on tour and internationally in South Korea.
Other credits include: SPINE (Soho Theatre/UK tour: Fringe First and Herald Angel), GARDENING: FOR THE UNFULFILLED AND ALIENATED (Undeb/Pleasance: Fringe First), HOME (SEArED/Arcola), WHERE THE WHITE STOPS (Antler/Underbelly), JEKYLL & HYDE (Flipping the Bird/Assembly/Southwark Playhouse), MYDIDAE (DryWrite/Soho Theatre/Trafalgar Studios), YOU ONCE SAID YES (LLLR/Roundhouse/LIFT Festival/Lowry), and BRIMSTONE AND TREACLE (SEArED/Arcola).
Francesca originally trained as an actress on the Postgraduate course at RWCMD and has a 1st Class BA Hons Degree in Drama from the University of Exeter.
Francesca's website is here