Francesca has produced and acted in numerous Colony productions. Leading roles in Waiting for the Parade, The Only Game in Town, Daughters, Lost in Yonkers, Other People's Money and David's Mother. Mainstage productions of Morning Star and To Culebra. Late night production of Gone With the Wind (in five minutes!).
New York theatre; leading roles in The Three Sisters; The Stronger; Six Characters in Search of an Author; A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum; and The House of Bernarda Alba.
In Los Angeles; Light Up the Sky and Translations (Actor's Co-op); Crimes of the Heart (Promenade Playhouse); the critically acclaimed West Coast premiere of A Nervous Smile directed by Lynn Ann Bernatowicz (I.C.T. Long Beach); 2008 Ovation Award nominee for Featured Actress in a Play as "Cheetah Bee" in The Fastest Clock in the Universe (CelebrationTheatre); "Bunny" in The House of Blue Leaves (Matrix Theatre) and the Critically acclaimed Beggars in the House of Plenty directed by Larry Moss (Theatre Theatre).
Film and television work; World Trade Center; Detective; One Wish; Eight One Eight; Law and Order; Life on Liberty Street; General Hospital and The Visitor.
Francesca trained with Stella Adler; Yevgeny Lanskoy; Kathryn Gately; Stefan Rudnicki and Alfred Molina.