Frankie is a set and costume designer based in London.

She won the Stage Debut award for Best Creative West End Debut with Lynette Linton for their partnership on creating Sweat at the Gielgud in 2019.

She was a Linbury Prize Finalist in 2015 and a Jerwood Young Designer in 2017.

She was winner of the Off West-End Award for Best Set Design in 2016 for Adding Machine (Finborough Theatre) and was nominated for the Off West-End Award for Best Set Design in 2017 for Assata Taught Me (Gate Theatre)

EDUCATION

 

Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts 

BA Hons Theatre and Performance Design

1st Class Honours

CURRENT PROJECTS

Cinderella, directed by Tinuke Craig (Lyric Hammersmith)

A Christmas Carol, directed by Liz Stevenson (Theatre Clywd)

Hamlet, directed by Tinuke Craig (National Theatre's schools tour/Dorfman)

Level Up, directed by Lynette Linton and Daniel Bailey (Bush Theatre)

Piaf, directed by Adam Penford (Nottingham Playhouse)

DESIGN WORK

 

2019

Two Trains Running, directed by Nancy Medina (Royal and Derngate/ETT UK Tour)

Kiss Me Kate, directed by Paul Hart (Watermill Theatre)

Sweat, directed by Lynette Linton (Gielgud Theatre)

Napoli Brooklyn, directed by Lisa Blair (Original Theatre Company UK Tour/Park Theatre)

Skellig, directed by Lisa Blair (Nottingham Playhouse)

ETO Spring Season 2019: Macbeth, Idomeneo, Elisabetta, directed by James Conway and James Dacre (English Touring Opera)

 

 

2018

 

Sweat, directed by Lynette Linton (Donmar Warehouse)

Robin Hood, directed by Laura Keefe (Watermill Theatre)

Trying It On, directed by Christopher Haydon (China Plate UK Tour)

Jess and Joe Forever, directed by Lotte Wakeham (Stephen Joseph Theatre)

Mercury Fur, directed by John Haidar (Guildhall School of Music and Drama)

 

On The Exhale, directed by Christopher Haydon (Traverse Theatre)

Jerusalem, directed by Lisa Blair (Watermill Theatre)

Loose Lips, directed by Sammy Glover (Big House Theatre company)

This is, directed by Lynette Linton (Arts Educational School)

Hansel, directed by Jo Newman (Salisbury Playhouse)

Acceptance, directed by Anna Ledwich (Hampstead Theatre)

 

Saved, directed by John Haidar (Guildhall School of Music and Drama)

 

Colder Than Here, directed by Lisa Blair (Guildhall School of Music and Drama)

2017

Easter, directed by Titas Halder (RADA)

Trestle, directed by Cathal Cleary (Southwark Playhouse)

Cookies, directed by Anna Ledwich (Haymarket Theatre, London) in collaboration with Masterclass and Kidscape

 

Oxy and the Morons, directed by Peter Rowe (New Wolsey Theatre, Ipswich)

 

Private Lives, directed by Michael Cabot (London Classic Theatre - UK Tour)

 

Di and Viv and Rose, directed by Lotte Wakeham (Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough)

 

Nesting, directed by Emily Burns (Watermill Theatre and rural tour)

Assata Taught Me, directed by Lynette Linton (Gate Theatre)

Moth, directed by Piers Black-Hawkins (Hope Mill Theatre, Manchester)

La Ronde, directed by Max Gill (Bunker Theatre

 

2016

Orca, directed by Alice Hamilton (Southwark Theatre)

Adding Machine, directed by Josh Seymour (Finborough Theatre

- Winner of the Off West End award for Best Set Design 2016

Dido and Belinda, directed by Ella Marchment (Kings College Arts and Humanities Festival)

 

5 Plays 5 Days project and Fresh Direction project (Young Vic)

Co-Designer with Shawn Soh for Karagula directed by Max Barton (STYX, Tottenham in collaboration with Soho Theatre)

2015

Brink, directed by Matthew Xia (Royal Exchange Studio)

Clickbait, directed by Holly Race Roughan (Theatre 503)

 

Barbarians, directed by Liz Stephenson (Young Vic - JMK Award 2015)

- nominated for the Olivier Award for Outstanding Achievement in an Affiliate Theatre

 

Grav, directed by Peter Doran (Torch Theatre Wales and touring)

2014

A First World Problem, directed by Holly Race Roughan (Theatre 503)

 

Stories from the Sea, co-directed by Laura Campbell and Carl Cockram (Unity Theatre, Liverpool)

 

A Picture of Dorian Gray, directed by Stephen Buckwald (Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts)

 

The Comedy of Errors, directed by Max Rubin (Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts)

 

Punk Rock, directed by Abi Randles (The Actor’s Studio, Liverpool)

 

If Walls Could Talk: 100 Seel Street, a site-specific piece directed by Hannah Tyrell-Pinder in Liverpool

 

 

 

ASSOCIATE DESIGN WORK

 

 Associate Designer to Christopher Oram:​

  • Casanova (choreographed by Kenneth Tindall - Northern Ballet UK Tour)

  • The Entertainer (dir. Kenneth Branagh/Rob Ashford - Garrick Theatre)

  • Romeo and Juliet (dir. Kenneth Branagh/Rob Ashford - Garrick Theatre)

  • The Winter’s Tale (dir. Kenneth Branagh/Rob Ashford - Garrick Theatre)

  • Harlequinade and All On Her Own (dir. Kenneth Branagh/Rob Ashford - Garrick Theatre)

  • Man and Superman (dir. Simon Godwin - National Theatre)

  • Photograph 51 (dir. Michael Grandage - Noel Coward Theatre)

  • Damsel in Distress (dir. Rob Ashford - Chichester Festival Theatre)

  • Hughie (dir. Michael Grandage - Booth Theatre, New York)

  • No's Knife (directed by Lisa Dwan - Old Vic Theatre/Abbey Theatre Dublin)

 

2010 - present

2010 - present

Theatre & Performance Designer
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