Cross Pollinate Productions are independent theatre producers committed to creating a collaborative, supportive, and professional environment for our artists whilst fearlessly producing quality, compelling, and dynamic theatre for our audiences. It was founded by actors Michael Wood and Samantha Ward, graduates of Actors Centre Australia.

Cross Pollinate Productions have previously produced successful seasons of Sensitive Guys by MJ Kaufman (Kings Cross Theatre as part of JackRabbit Hi-Jacked Season), The Village Bike by Penelope Skinner (The Old Fitz) which was nominated for Best Female Actor in a Leading Role in an Independent Production at the 2017 Sydney Theatre Awards, Journey’s End by R.C. Sherriff (ATYP Cameo Season) which was nominated for Best Supporting Male Actor in an Independent Production, The Block Universe (Or So It Goes) by Sam O’Sullivan (Old 505 Theatre) which was nominated for Best Independent Production & Best Male Actor in a Lead Role in an Independent Production in the 2016 Sydney Theatre Awards, Kayak by Katherine Thompson (Late Night at The Old Fitz), and Crazy Brave by Michael Gurr (Sydney Fringe Festival 2015).

Background photo by Clare Hawley