Daniel Sim

Core Team Member
Programme Manager

Daniel is interested in objects in performance and the potential of their material and theatrical presence. He has designed, coordinated and/or made puppets, props and gadgets for shows such as Oiwa – The Ghost of Yotsuya (2021), The Son (2020), Urinetown The Musical (2019), The Great Wall: One Woman’s Journey (2017), and ITSY – The Musical (2017). He also builds and has helped to create spaces for shows like Love is the Last Thing On My Mind (2020), Flowers (2019), Both Sides, Now: Closer (2018), and MISSING (2018).

Daniel is a member of The Finger Players Core Team. He helms The Maker’s Lab, a programme that focuses on research and development of puppet design and making.

Daniel is a co-founder of Prop-erly, where he fabricates puppets, props and other performance objects. He is also a co-founder of local Facebook group, We.Make.Performance.Objects.


Staged: 2 June 2023
Props Master

Staged: December 2021
Front of House

Staged: 7 March 2021
Programme Manager

Staged: 30 October 2020
Puppet Maker, Props Maker, Set Maker

Staged: 15 June 2018
Puppet Designer, Props Designer, Puppet Maker, Props Maker

Staged: 8 June 2018
Puppet Designer, Puppet Maker, Props Designer, Props Maker

Staged: 27 October 2017
Puppet Designer, Puppet Maker

Staged: 24 March 2017
Puppet Designer, Props Designer, Puppet Maker, Props Maker