29th June – 2nd July – Frankie will be recording with two young singers Ben and Alasdair in Brighton. They are making a totally unaccompanied album together.

28th July – 3rd August – Frankie will be running a weeklong workshop on the Voices of the Archetypes of Myth with Darien Pritchard, Janet Rodgers and other colleagues who have trained and qualified in this work, in Cape Cod, US. Any enquiries please contact janetbeecherrodgers@gmail.com

30th August – AoMO Conference – this is a bi-annual international conference looking at leadership in the arts, the arts as a tool for creative leadership and exploring many more aspects of creativity for organisations and individuals.  Frankie ran an Archetype workshop in Slovenia in 2016 which proved so successful she was invited back to this years conference, to be held in Brighton.  Frankie will be working alongside Andrea Lewis, a voice and theatre teacher. The workshop will be a day workshop prior to the conference, and AoMO are willing to open it to non-members wishing to come for the day.  It will be held at the University of Brighton, 10am – 4.30pm, cost £100 to be paid on the day.  Please contact frankiearmstrong45@gmail.com






31st August – 2nd September – Frankie and her colleague from Australia, Monica Redden, are again presenting at the international conference on Arts and Leadership, this time in the UK in Brighton.   This will involve a day workshop looking at archetypes as well as presentation on how and why voicing and singing together can help group energy and a sense of community.

20th September – Frankie will be giving a house concert at Peebles, a town near Edinburgh. Please email Julian Goodacre on julian.goodacre@gmail.com to book a seat for this concert.

22nd September to 23rd September – Frankie will be running a Voices of the Archetypes of Myth weekend in a beautiful venue in Edinburgh, Columcille Centre, 2 Newbattle Terrace, Edinburgh, EH10 4RT http://www.columcillecentre.co.uk.  The workshop will run from 10am – 5pm on Saturday and 10am – 4.30pm on Sunday. Cost for the weekend is £98.  Please contact Wendy Carle Taylor 07790294221 or info@wendycarletaylor.com.






20th – 27th October – Frankie and Sarah Harman will be running the Voice Leaders Training week. Please see the Voice Leaders Training page, or https://naturalvoice.net

Exciting events for the New Year 

In January, Frankie will be spending nine days as vocal coach for The House Bernarda Alba, with the extraordinary Kathryn Hunter in the lead.  This is a Graeae Production opening at the Royal Exchange Theatre, Manchester with previewing on February 2nd, 2017.  This play by Garcia Lorca has long been one of Frankie’s favourite plays with its all female cast and extraordinary power and its language and imagery.
Later in the year Frankie will be teaching at a theatre performance school in Singapore and running a workshop at the VASTA conference which is being held in Singapore for the first time.
Frankie has also been invited back to teach on the MA Voice at the National Institute of Dramatic Art in Sydney, Australia, aswell as her regular stint on MA Voice at Central School of Speech and Drama, London.
Both Voice Leaders Training courses in 2017 are filling up with a range of people from around UK and Australia.  If you are interested please have a look at the Voice Leaders Training page for further information.