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POETRY: Her poetry has been published in anthologies, on the web and in poetry journals.
Frances has many other scripts in many lengths from 1min with no dialogue, to feature length, to TV Series Bible - so please CONTACT her directly.
Frances also enjoys writing to the work of artists, inspired by images and colours:
"'All The Pretty Ones Are" the 3rd exhibition of art by her daughter Jessica McCallum will be held on 11- 20th November 2011 ~ State Theatre Centre, Perth City, WA.
Frances has also supported disabled art by writing to many images for Creative Connection Exhibitions held in 2007 & 2008. Her poems were also published in chapbooks to help raise funds.
Read the poems & order books here:
'The Swimming Pool People' won the FAWWA Furphy Award in 1994 for 'Best Children's Book Manuscript' and was later adapted to the stage and performed during Little Feet Festival in Joondalup, by Northern Youth Theatre.
Frances is currently adapting the book to film ~ now called 'The Poolies' and is looking for a publsher/producer.
As the Artistic Director of Northern Youth Theatre, Frances helped her members write, produce, direct and perform plays & cabaret events. Later as editor, she helped the members put together a magazine about their activities.'NYT Cont...'
'Head and shoulders above anything else out there.' Jarred Morris ~ Script Asessment & Development.
CHILDREN'S TV SERIES:
'Mr Panda's Tea Party' was written as a Series Bible for 10min episodes and is an excellent project for a gentle style of children's television.
She's also writing another series for children called 'Baggies' conceived while living in Ireland.