Afton has been involved in theatre since she was a teenager, when she joined her local youth theatre company. She went on to study BA Acting at the University for the Creative Arts, which she graduated from in 2021 with 2:1. During her time at university, Afton began teaching youth theatre and discovered her love of directing. She set up her own company, Phenix Youth Theatre 2019 and has directed 3 plays there, including 2 as part of National Theatre Connections youth theatre festival. She also assistant directed 2 productions at university alongside her studies in acting.
Less than 1 year
French, Spanish, Italian