Experienced actor and faculty with strength in voice, acting and physical theater methods. Experience working on stage and camera across the US and UK.

Height: 5”7

Hair Color: Blond

Eyes Color: Blue

 

Location: Williamsburg, VA

About Me

Theatre

Red Velvet | Quill Theatre | James Ricks

Ellen Tree

Innogen

Cymbeline | Kernodle Theatre | Mavoureen Dwyer

Belinda Blair

Noises Off! | Priscilla Beach Theatre | Ross MacDonald

The Mercy Seat | Studio 404 | Emily Jones

Abby

Commissioner

The Govt. Inspector | Tierney's Tavern | Artem Yatsunov

Tartuffe | Steney Stoval Chapel | Harold Leaver

Elmire

A Slight Ache | Manhattan Theatre Source | J.J Elfar

The Heidi Chronicles | Parlor Theatre | Melaine Owens

Flora

Susan

Hope

Psalms of Japan | Theatre 80 | Mason Beggs

Way Out West | Berkshire Theatre Group | Gray Simons

Ellen Tree

Something Outrageous | The Producer's Club | Michael Horn

Woman

Man in the Moon

Nursery Rhyme Café | Berkshire Theatre Group | Gray Simons

Celebration | K Bar | Web Begole

Lady Bracknell

The Importance of Being Earnest | Kernodle Theatre | Mavoureen Dwyer

Prue

Death of a Salesman | Theatre Squared | Michael Landman

Linda Loman

Directing

Unnecessary Farce | The Off-Broadway Players | Umass-Lowell​

The Zoo Story | The Changeling Theatre | Mill No. 5

Film/TV

Shadows of History  Anna Taber  Kevin Hershberger    Travel Channel

Busch Gardens        Parent         Studio Center           Internet/TV

The Good Lord Bird  Extra          Albert Hughes          Showtime

ID  "Killer Bods"       Coworker    Kevin Hershberger     Discovery

Abduction               Extra          Jason O'Hara          Arrowside Films

Telstar                    Extra          Nick Moran            Aspiration Films

 
 
Training & Workshops

Acting (Meisner and Adler), Voice (Linklater and Berry), Audition Techniques and Physical Theater (Contact Improvisation, Laban, Viewpoints and Chekhov) 

Summer training in the Suzuki method under Grey Simons at Berkshire Theater Festival. Frances has studied with Jonathon Epstein, Kristin Wold, Sarah Barker, Antonio Fava, Eric Hill, Gerry McKintyre, Grey Simons and Isadora Wolfe. 

Special Skills

Dialects: RP, Native Cockney, Northern England, Liverpool, American Southern. Play the violin, match harmony, read music theory. Extensive training in movement. Certified personal trainer/ Piloxing Barre instructor.

© 2019 by Frances Saxton