Ghafir is an actor and director whose work has been seen in Malaysia, Singapore, Australia and the US. He’s directed The Language Archive (PH7Productions); Ombak!, Bites of Delights (Rhythm in Bronze); Cinta Sang Arnab (Kakiseni Arts Festival); Going to the Dogs (Instant Café Theatre); and This is Our Youth (York Arena Theatre).
As a regional actor, he was last seen in Medea (Cake Theatrical); Hotel (Wild Rice/OzAsia Festival), Disgraced (SRT); Those Who Can’t, Teach (TNS); Lord of the Flies (Blank Space Theatre); The Good, The Bad, and the Sholay (Checkpoint Theatre); Another Country and Public Enemy (Wild Rice). Malaysian credits include Raj and the End of Tragedy (Cake Theatrical/Instant Café), White Rabbit Red Rabbit, The Baltimore Waltz, Gross Indecency (Instant Café); Nama Kamu Atas Perahu (Manifesto Poetico); 7-10 (Five Arts Centre); and Hamlet (Actors Studio).
American credits: All The Way From China (Mad Dog Theatre, NY); Life of Galileo, The Perfume Shop, Romeo & Juliet (Asolo Rep, FL); Life in the Middle (Asolo Rep/Two River Theatre, NJ) and Slaughterhouse-Five (York Arena Theatre, MI).
Ghafir holds an MFA in Acting (FSU-Asolo Conservatory) and a BA in Theatre Performance (Western Michigan University).