Born in 1992 in Italy, Ruggero Franceschini studied acting in Piccolo Teatro of Milano School, directed by Luca Ronconi, and Humanities in University of Milan, between 2011 and 2016. He has worked as an actor in theatre shows of Piccolo Teatro di Milano (with directors Luca Ronconi, Declan Donnellan, Giorgio Sangati, Federico Tiezzi), CSS Teatro del FVG (with Alessandro Marinuzzi), Slowmachine Belluno (with Rajeev Badhan). Meanwhile, he created and showcased in Italy collaborative projects such as Senhal (2012), Melancholia I (finalist at Lidia Petroni award, 2014), Il figlio soffre (2015), and site-specific performances such as Panopticon (finalist at Squeeze It award, Trieste 2016), and Hey, You There! (2016). In 2019, Ruggero Franceschini obtained his MA in Performance Design and Practice in Central Saint Martins, London, UK. In this time, he created site-specific collaborative urban performances such as The Experience (London, 2017), Athina to 3 (Athens, 2018), Crowd Control (Treviso, 2018), Padua Silk Road (Milan, 2018), and his degree show Clarissa (London, 2019). After graduation, he created The Monuments of Paese (Paese, 2019) and the collaborations Anthology of Superfluous Activities (New Taipei, Taiwan, 2019. He is also a skateboarder and a singer.
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