ORIGINS is Produced by:






  • Artistic Director: Michael Walling
  • Produced by Border Crossings
  • First Nations Associate: Gabe Hughes
  • Associate Director (Community Engagement, Participation & Learning): Lucy Dunkerley
  • Production Manager: Heather Doole
  • Marketing Manager: Fiona Harper
  • PR: Ewan Thomson - 07917 167790
  • Heritage Project Manager: Marcelo Doroso
  • Volunteer Co-ordinator: Claudia Tommasino
  • Web Design: Future Design (UK) Ltd
  • Branding: Paul Glen
  • Artistic Associate: Helen Gilbert
  • Artistic Assistants:  Megan McGeough, Katherine Mueller


ORIGINS is Supported by:

Arts Council England




Australia Council for the Arts


Australian High Commission


British Association for American Studies


BFI - with the support of the BFI Film Festival Fund, awarding funds from The National Lottery



Canada High Commission


Department of Culture and the Arts: Government of Western Australia

Fiji High Commission


Embassy of the United States



GAFA Arts Collective

Government of Queensland: Backing Indigenous Arts

Film London




Heritage Lottery Fund


InTRANSIT Festival 

Kings College London - Menzies Centre for Australian Studies



New Zealand Society (UK)


The Open University

Royal Borough of Kensington

and Chelsea


Survival International

University of Melbourne

Westway Trust




Border Crossings is a member of the London 21 Consortium and the Independent Theatre Council.

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