2017

May

13th & 14th May 2017 – Voices of the Archetypes of Myth’ weekend workshop at a beautiful spot on the Clyde, not far from Glasgow in Kilcreggan House, Kilcreggan, G84 0JT.  Accommodation is available.  For details of times and prices contact Ali Mills on alimills.amarilla@me.com

 

 

23rd May 2017 – Frankie will be part of a benefit gig in aid of two of Cardiff’s refugee centres, The Trinity and Oasis Centres, taking place at Cathays Sports and Social Club, Cardiff, CF24 4HS.  Entry £8/£6 concessions.  Please come and support this much needed cause and enjoy a range of Cardiff musicians and singers.

 

 

27th May – 3rd June Natural Voice leaders 7 day training 

please see the Voice Leader Training 2017 Page for details

June

18th Cardiff Sing For Water,

Roald Dahl Plass, Cardiff Bay

Frankie will be part of this event to raise funds for International Water Aid.  2 years ago it raised over £30,000.  This year there will be even more participants, over 800 singers.  Lynn Denman will be singing a beautiful welsh song and Frankie will be joined by Joan Mills in a song devised by themselves.  For more information https://singforwatercardiff.org

23rd-25 Street Choirs Festival in Cumbria

Frankie will be running a workshop as part of the Street Choirs festival. Contact David Burbidge on davidburbidge@hotmail.com

6th July – Frankie will be travelling to Australia, and will be there until 7th September.  If you need to contact Frankie during this time, her phone number in Australia is 0061 410 709 506.  Frankie will be heading to Singapore during this time, to give workshops to the students at La Salle theatre school.  She will also be giving a workshop at the international VASTA (Voice and Speech Trainers Association) conference.  In Australia she will be teaching at the National Institute of Dramatic Art on the MA in Voice and for the acting students.  She is also hoping to be running  The Voices of the Archetypes of Myth workshop in Sydney on 2nd and 3rd September.  Further details will follow.

August

4th – 8th  – Frankie will be presenting at the VASTA international conference, Singapore

October

6th-8th October Carry It On to the event- Frankie with Pauline Down and Rowena Whitehead will be running a singing leaders training, support & networking weekend providing inspiration, ideas & refreshment to leaders of singing groups & community choirs at The Claret Centre, Buckden, Cambs.  For further information please contact Rowena on 01223 573288 or talkingintune@ntlworld.com or download a booking form in PDF format

21st & 22nd October –  The Voices of the Archetypes of Myth weekend workshop in the beautiful countryside of Cumbria.  More details will be available nearer the time.  If you are interested please contact Lucinda Guinness on lucindaguinness@gmail.com.

Please contact me if you wish to book a concert or Workshop

 

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.