Image still from Sanctuary, Mapping Melbourne 2020-21.

(Jon)Pongjit Saphakhun

Actress, Playwright, Director, and Facilitator

(Jon)Pongjit Saphakhun, is an actress, playwright, director, and facilitator now based in Melbourne. Jon is an awarded Thai actress and has emerged as one of Thailand’s outstanding artistic directors. Having grown up in a village in the east of Thailand, she has maintained a strong grassroots commitment, and has been a core member of the Makhampom Theatre Group since 1989.