Al Hafiz Sanusi

Actor, Writer, Spoken Word Poet

AL HAFIZ is a Singaporean Malay graduate from Nanyang Technological University, obtaining an Honours degree in English Literature with Minors in Creative Writing and Drama Performance. He has since developed his works in different platforms such as writing, drama teaching and spoken word poetry. With an interest in cultural and world dramaturgy, he received training overseas in Maori Haka, in Peking Opera Jingju, and in Balinese Topeng.

A fluent bilingual, he performed in notable English and Malay productions such as ‘Family’ (The Second Breakfast Company), late Kuo Pao Kun’s ‘Mama Looking For Her Cat’ (Paper Monkey Theatre) and ‘Cerita Cinta’ (Akulah BIMBO SAKTI) to name a few. In addition, he has done Movement pieces such as ‘An Anatomy Of A Heartbreak’ (The Kaizen MD), ‘Prosecuting The Husband’ (Nam Hwa Opera) and ‘Flower Nymph’ (Cake Theatre).

Linguistically, he has written poems and prose published in anthologies such ‘Sacrosanct #1’ (Math Paper Press) and ‘Petua’ (Basheer Books) to name a few. His works has been featured in The British Council and The Israeli Embassy in Singapore (“2065”), as well as at Narrative Frames’ Press Play and the National Library Board (“Singapore’s Next Top President”). In addition, he has performed his spoken word poems in locally known venues like Blu Jaz Café and The Arts House Singapore.



Height Race Languages
155cm Malay English, Malay


PLAY TITLE Character Theatre Company Director
Beware of the Bears Haiqal Gloobaloo & Friends! Zarrah Katrina Aloba
Family Tua Soon Second Breakfast Company Adeeb Fazah
Mending The Broken Heart Stephen Independent Margaret Cheung
Traffic Jam Y Buds Theatre Stanley Seah
Loud Mouth Loving Old Lover Independent Christopher Fok
Rumah Pasung Mat Teater Artistik Fadhli Ramlee
Mama Looking For Her Cat Son Paper Monkey Theatre Benjamin Ho
F' Friends Sean This Collective Jocelyn Chua
Shape of A Dream Shape Cake Theatrical Production Natalie Henedige
The Chronicles of Maria Prince Eirik Yellow Chair Production Mohamad Shaifulbahri
Candide Ben W!ld RIce Edith Podesta
Cerita Cinta Zaki Akulah BIMBO SAKTI Noor Effendy Ibrahim
告亲夫 Persecuting A Husband Scholar Xi Nam Hwa Opera Chen Yuzhi
An Anatomy Af A Heatbreak Grief The Kaizen M.D. Norisham Osman
That's The Story Of My Life Hisham Method Productions Kamil Haque
Family Tua Soon Second Breakfast Company Adeeb Fazah
Flower Nymph Flower Cake Theatrical Production Natalie Henedige
Bus Driver Brings Us To Die Rorty Buds Theatre Rayann Condy


FILM TITLE Role Production Company Director
Not My Mother's Baking Matin Studio59 Concepts Remy M. Sali
The Conversation Melvyn Moore's Lore Media Neal Moore
Ollie & Friends (Season 4) Ollie Oak3 Films Lim Suat Yen
Kallang Roar Medic Merelion Pictures Cheng Ding An
The Conversation Melvyn Moore's Lore Media Neal Moore


SHOW TITLE Role Network Director
Ollie & Friends (Season 4) Ollie Oak3 Films


  • W!ld Rice Theatre

    Acting - Young & W!ld programme by Edith Podesta

  • Buds Theatre

    Acting - Buds Youth programme by Claire Devine

  • Teater Ekamatra

    Acting - merEka programme by Irfan Kasban

  • Shanghai Theatre Academy

    Jingju (Beijing Opera)

  • Balitaksu

    Fitzmaurice Voicework

    Clown Work & Topeng

  • The Improv Company

    Improvisation 101 by Kim Tan


  • Improv, Mascot Work, Mask Work, Movement, Spoken Word, Stage Combat, Tarian,

Contact hello@hcac.sg for bookings