Anna Francolini

Anna Francolini

Shirley Hastings

Theatre includesPeter Pan (The National Theatre), (The National Theatre), Assassins (Menier Chocolate Factory), Our Town (Almeida Theatre), That Day We Sang, A View From The Bridge (Royal Exchange, Manchester), Mare Rider, How The World Began, Anatol (Arcola Theatre), Victor/Victoria (Southwark Playhouse), Onassis, Daisy Pulls It Off, Mahler’s Conversion (West End), Taking Steps (Orange Tree Theatre), The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie (Royal & Derngate Theatre, Northampton/ Edinburgh), Awaking Beauty (Stephen Joseph Theatre), Wolves at the Window (Arcola/59E59 New York), Three Sisters on Hope Street, In The Club (Hampstead Theatre), Into The Woods (Royal Opera House), Caroline, Or Change (National Theatre), Six Pictures of Lee Miller (Minerva Theatre, Chichester),Things You Shouldn’t Say Past Midnight (Soho Theatre), The Ballad of Little Jo, Floyd Collins, Saturday Night (Bridewell Theatre), Merrily We Roll Along, Company (Donmar Warehouse).

Television includes: Vera, New Tricks, Portrait, Holby City, Eastenders, Pixelface, Doctors, Live! Girls!, Rome, Lie With Me, Down To Earth, Jonathan Creek.

Film includes: Solo: A Star Wars Story, Salty, Annihilation, The Christmas Candle, Topsy Turvy.

Anna won the TMA Award for Best Performance in a Play for The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie and received an Olivier Award nomination for her role in Caroline, Or Change. She has also worked extensively in radio drama.