Afsana Begum – Trustee


Afsana Begum

Afsana is the Creative Producer and founder of Rightful Place Theatre Company (RPT), Having worked in arts education for over 10 years’ at Mulberry School for Girls, Afsana has been involved in key support roles on numerous in-school and extra-curricular performing arts projects since 2008. This includes her role as Company Manager for the school’s Edinburgh Festival Fringe productions; Cry God for Harry, England & St George (2018) by Sam Maynard and three of Fin Kennedy’s plays, one of which won a Scotsman Fringe First. As a former Mulberry student and an advocate for her local community, Afsana is passionate about the arts and developing RPT to provide a platform for ethnic minority women in Tower Hamlets. Afsana is also a facilitator for the Coney’s Young ChangeMakers programme, empowering the next generation of young leaders aged 7-13 to explore the change they want to spark in the world through play.