Full-time and happy to travel. Frances tells in English, Irish, or bilingually to people from the age of 5 to 105+! Also basic Spanish.
A large repertoire of Irish and multicultural stories as well as original material, verse and dramatic monologues. She also performs The Cúchulainn Saga as a one-person show or with a musician.
Is de bhunadh Ard Mhacha Frances, ach tá sí lonnaithe i mBéal Feirste faoi láthair. Tá suim ar leith aici i seanscéalta na hÉireann. Ar a bharr sin tá dhá chlár de scéalta idirnáisiúnta aici atá fóirsteanach don dá leibhéal bunscoilíochta. Tá scéalta agus dánta aici chomh maith atá fóirsteanach do dhaltaí mheánscoile agus do dhaoine fásta. Is féidir iad a dhéanamh go dhátheangach fosta.
Frances has a teaching and acting background. She has told at the major storytelling festivals in Ireland and to an extensive range of audiences in settings both very formal and completely informal. She performed The Cúchulainn Saga in London, in 10 states in the USA and in many venues in Ireland. She is also available for workshops and particularly enjoys working on projects with other artists.
Her Armagh Folk Tales was published by the History Press in 2014.
She is a member of the Poetry Ireland Writers in Schools scheme and she is currently on the committee of Storytellers of Ireland.
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