Kathy Francis

  • Actor
    Female / Derbyshire
  • Ethnicity
    Caucasian
    Age Range
    63 - 69
    Height
    5' 3" (1m 60cm)
    Weight
    10st. 8lb (67kg)
    Hair Colour
    White
    Eye Colour
    Blue
    Build
    Medium

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2015Ranting old woman
TV
Cucumber
Alice Troughton
Red Productions
C4
1999 - 2015Storyteller/Presenter
Theatre (Tour)
Old-Fashioned Christmas by the Fireside.
Kathy Holmes
Own Work.
Various venues.
2010 - 2015Various Characters.
Corporate
Psychiatrists' AssessmentsPRP Roleplayers
2012 - 2014Lead Swimmer, (featured).
Commercial
Seven Seas Jointcare.
Alex Telfer
MPT for ITN
2012Susan
Theatre
Bed Among the Lentils from Alan Bennett's 'Talking Heads'.
Abbie Talbot.
CTL Productions
Taurus, Manchester.
2011Arson Victim
TV
CrimewatchBBC
2011Witch of Caer'lo
Film (Feature)
Dragon Crusaders
Mark Atkins
Asylum Films
2011Margaret Pashley
Film (Docu)
Best Practice in Safeguarding AdultsJacki Pritchard Productions
2010Old Lady
Film (Student)
Dumped
Micheal J.Mann
Uclan Films
2010Oxygen User
Still Photos
Exercise Diary for BOCResolution Television
2010Oxygen User
Film (Short)
Excercise DVD for BOCResolution Television
2010Neighbour
Film (Student)
Love Is A RoseJ.A.Banfi
2010Lancashire Lass.
Theatre
Nostalgic Monologues.Two's Company
2009Hostess.
Theatre
The Business of Good Government by John Arden.
Peter Hutchinson and Fiona Battisby
Riding Lights Theatre Company
Tom Stoppard Theatre.
2009Middle-Aged Lady and Elderly Lady
Radio
Script-Reading for RadioThe Writers' Group
2008Deputy Headteacher
Corporate
NPQH AssessmentsDPM
Leeds and Chelmsford
2008Complaining Relative
Corporate
Physicians' Assessments
NHS Trust
SPUK - St. Luke's Hospital Bradford
2006 - 2008Moya ( 54 ) and Jean ( 66 )
Corporate
Institute for Optimum Nutrition - AssessmentsCragrats
Putney.
2007Mary
Film (LB)
Tomorrow's the Day.
Andrew Watson
Insight Productions
2007Distressed Schizophrenic
Corporate
West Riding General Practitioners ConferenceSPUK - Pontefract
2007Hospital Receptionist
Corporate
Nursing ConferenceSP UK
Leeds Armouries
2006Dancing Woman
Film (Short)
Tomorrow Doesn't Matter
Gemma Deerfield
Insatiable Productions with Gin & Tonic Productions.
2006Practice Manager
Corporate
Bradford City PCTC Conference.SP UK
Pontefact Racecourse
2006Breast Cancer patient
Corporate
Physiotherapy Dept - Palliative CareWest Yorks. S. P.
2004 - 2006Various characters
Theatre
Murder/Mystery EventsDining With Death
2005Neglected Patient
Corporate
N.E.Lancs N.H.S. Staff TrainingCragrats
Blackburn Royal Infirmary
2005Joyce ( secretary )
Corporate
Worthing Homes ProjectCragrats
Worthing, Sussex.
2004Abusive wife
Film (Docu)
Abuse of the ElderlyJackie Pritchard Productions
2004Art Teacher
Film (Short)
Life
Ben Smith
Pablo Productions
2003Scheming widow
Film (Student)
Deception
Donnatienne Grobet
Salford University
2003Murderous wife ( lead )
Film (Student)
Hourglass
Ben Smith
Salford University
2002Sinister old woman
Film (Student)
Gimme Shelter
Ben Smith
Salford University
2001Rebecca Nurse
Theatre
The Crucible
Angela Connelly
Festival Players Theatre Company
2001Doris
Theatre
My Mother Said I Never Should
Peter Wright
Fleetwood Festival
2000'The Stage Manager'
Theatre
Maskerade
Ian Townsend
Guide Bridge Theatre
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    2011Acting for TV.Pip Short
    2010Auditioning and Acting for SoapsPip Short and Rick Laxton
    2009Physical Theatre WorkshopRiding Lights Theatre Company
    2006Acting for RadioActors Centre North
    2004L.A.M.D.A. ( Acting ) DiplomaStage Struck Speech and Drama Studio
    2001Stage-Acting SkillsPeter Barkworth
    1999Acting ComedyAlan Rothwell
    1998ImprovisationChester Gateway Theatre
    1998Creating a CharacterAlan Rothwell

    Additional Skills

    Excellent Sight-Reader

    Workshop Leader; working with, Children, Youth, Adults and SEN/ Vulnerable Persons of all ages.

    Additional Information

    I am experienced in Improvised Character Role-Play in an Historic/Heritage venue:

    and in Devising, Producing and Delivering Site-Specific and Topic-Focused Entertainment.

    About me

    'Characters' are my thing - whether it's on Stage or Screen; Improvised Role-play or Victorian re-enactment - strong-willed Northern ladies a specialty!

  • Skills

    Skin Colour
    • White
    Experienced In
    • Commercials
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Roleplay
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • TIE/TYA
    • TV
    Interested in
    • Commercials
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Panto
    • Radio
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • TV
    • Voice Over
    Musical Skills
    • Violin
    Organisation Memberships
    • Equity
    Accents (UK)
    • Cockney
    • Lancashire
    • Manchester
    • Northern England
    • Northern Working Class
    • RP
    • Welsh, Standard
    • Yorkshire
    Accents (North American)
    • General American
    General Dance Skills
    • Ballroom
    • Folk
    • Latin American
    Hair Length
    • Shoulder Length
    Specific Singing Skills
    • Mezzo-Soprano
    Perform nude?
    • No
    Stage Combat Skills
    • No
    Driving Licences
    • Standard
    General Singing Skills
    • Chorus
    Native accent
    • English
    DBS checked
    • Yes