Karin McCracken

Karin McCracken is an award-winning theatre-maker and performer. She is the co-creator of Yes Yes Yes (Theatre for Social Change Award, Outstanding Performance Award: Wellington Theatre Awards 2019, Excellence for Overall Production: Auckland Theatre Awards 2019), Body Double (STAB Commission 2017, AAF/Silo Theatre 2018, Production of the Year: Wellington Theatre Awards 2017), Jane Doe (Most Original Production: Wellington Theatre Awards 2018), Means to Ends (STABLAB Commission 2018), and It’s A Trial! (Barbarian Productions/Binge Culture, Most Original Production: Wellington Theatre Awards 2016). Karin’s new work Standard Acts is premiered at BATS/Basement in February 2021 and won “Melbourne Fringe Touring Award”. Karin’s recent performance credits, alongside the work above, include Cock ( Circa Theatre 2019, dir. Shane Bosher), Mrs Warren’s Profession (Auckland Theatre Company, 2018). In addition to theatre, Karin is a trained sexual violence prevention educator.