Papale Francesca Emilia, born in Rome (Italy) in 1974 is a professional actress, she has worked mainly in the traditional theatrical field and research. Director and author of her scripts, Francesca trained her acting skills through her work and studying the Lee Strasberg method with Michael Margotta at the Actor Center in Rome. Transferred 6 years ago to Auroville, India, she continues her work here. Currently, Francesca is conducting her own monologues and occasionally collaborates with the Performative Department of the University of Pondicherry. All her work outside Auroville is under the aegis of the Aurovillian Unit she works for (Avart Service).