Franny Anne Rafferty

29 Jun 2023

Pronouns: they/she

Training: Royal Central School of Speech & Drama.

Recipient of the MGCFutures 2017 Assistant Director Award with Mercury Colchester.

Previous credits as Director: Michael Friedman and Alex Timbers’ Love’s Labour’s Lost (LSMT at the Union Theatre), Bare: A Pop Opera (Chichester Conservatoire at The Alexandra, Bognor Regis), Legally Blonde (Mountview, London), Lysistrata Jones (ArtsEd, London), UK Premiere The Little Prince by James D. Reid & Nicholas Lloyd Webber (ICTheatre, Brighton), More Light by Bryony Lavery (Online rehearsed reading, Drink The Ink & Magnetic Studios), Saving Rachel (Fertility Fest 2019, Olympia), Vanya’s by Barlow & Smith (MMD workshop), The Field by Lydia Thomson for Rapid Write Response (Theatre 503), A West End Christmas (Cadogen Hall), The Fun Club presents… [Working Title] (Camden People’s Theatre), Jonathan Larson’s Tick, tick… Boom!, and The Accrington Pals by Peter Whelan (Bridewell Theatre).

As Associate Director: Bugsy Malone (UK Tour and Alexandra Palace), A Sherlock Carol (Marylebone Theatre), SIX The Musical (UK Tour, West End and NCL Cruises 2019-2022), Turn Of The Screw (UK Tour 2019), The Rink (Southwark Playhouse), Titanic The Musical (UK /Ireland Tour and Hamburg State Opera), and Spamalot (UK Tour 2018).

As Assistant Director: Pickle Jar (Soho Theatre), Turn of the Screw (Mercury Colchester and UK Tour 2018), Ever Onward Workshop (The Other Palace), and Spamalot (UK Tour 2017).