Francesca has collaborated with esteemed artists and produced her own work in dance, theatre and film in South Africa and internationally. She has been part of collaborations supported by The British Council and Arts Council England. Recently she has worked with organisations such as Agudo Dance, Theatre Rites, Dance Umbrella, The Place, The Baked Bean Charity and Independent Dance. She participated in TalentLab23 at Théâtres de la Ville Luxembourg as part of The Zebras Crossing Collective which she co-founded in 2022. Francesca is also a Creative Research Associate with the University of Johannesburg. Francesca is currently developing her practice ‘Stepping in Situ’ that explores connections to ancestral wisdom through movement and has recently performed her latest solo ‘Stap (St-AH-p)’ at Resolution Festival 2024 that was informed by her practice. She has also recently been chosen to participate in the Sadlers Wells Mentorship programme with Seeta Patel as her mentor.
This biography was provided by the artist.