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. Then in 2017-2019, Ruggero Franceschini obtained his MA in Performance Design and Practice in Central Saint Martins, London, UK. He has worked as an actor and performer for 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). At the same time, he created in Italy his first collaborative projects such as Senhal (2012), Melancholia I (finalist at Lidia Petroni award, 2014), Il figlio soffre (2015), Panopticon (finalist at Squeeze It award, Trieste 2016), and Hey, You There! (2016).
During the MA in London, he developed a personal site-specific practice that resulted in performances such as The Experience (London, Italy 2017), Athina to 3 (Athens, 2018), Crowd Control (Treviso, Italy 2018), Padua Silk Road (Milan, Italy 2018), and his degree show Clarissa (London, Italy 2019). After graduation, he created The Monuments of Paese (Paese, Italy 2019), Anthology of Superfluous Activities (New Taipei, Taiwan, 2019) and Flooded Future (Copenhagen, Denmark 2020).
Among his collaborators: theatre companies Eunemesi and Switchoffthelight, artists Alberto Franceschini, Zelda Soussan. He is also a skateboarder and a singer with Fidanzati Della Morte.
Vincitore Movin'Up Spettacolo - Performing Arts 2020 / collettivo EUNEMESI https://www.giovaniartisti.it/movinup/vincitori/franceschini-ruggero-gambino-claudia-meola-francesco-eunemesi