A little bio...

Frances is a teacher, actor, and director. She is an Adjunct Faculty at William & Mary (Williamsburg,VA) and Assistant Professor at Christopher Newport University. (Newport News, VA)  Frances currently teaches undergraduate classes in beginning and intermediate acting. Frances is a proud member of the National Alliance of Acting Teachers.

Frances has professionally acted in NYC, NJ, NH, Arkansas, GA, VA and Massachusetts for the past 20 years. 

Frances is originally from (Cockney) London, England. She has a Higher National Diploma in Physical Theater from De Montfort University in Bedford, England. A BA in Drama from Greensboro College and a Masters in Acting from The University of Arkansas in Fayetteville.

Academic Achievements 2019-20

Play Committee Member For the Department of Theatre Speech, and Dance at William & Mary, Williamsburg, VA.


Speaker for William & Mary's "Focusing on the Future" event 2020.

Speaker for William & Mary's Global Film Festival 2020.


Selected to be an adjudicator for the McCulley- Scammon Scholarship Program at the Williamsburg Players.

Professional Credits 2019-20

Finished filming The Good Lord Bird for Showtime on HBO

Speaking role for Travel Channel's True Terror with Robert Englund.

Finished filming an episode for Investigation Discovery.

Partnering with Liquid Talent Agency to teach workshops in Richmond and Williamsburg, VA.

© 2019 by Frances Saxton