In the late 1980’s and early 1990’s Daniell worked as a street artist under the name Shut Up and Shop. He was responsible for over 10,000 pieces on the streets and lanes of central Melbourne.
Daniell is a Snuff Puppets Company Director and joined the troupe in 1993. He has enjoyed various roles at Snuff Puppets; Actor, Acting Artistic Director, Artistic Associate, Board Member, Company Director, Graphic Designer, Lighting Designer, Lighting Operator, Minder, Marketing Manager, Puppeteer, Tour Manager, Video Editor and Web Master.
In 2007, the Creature Technology Company employed Daniell for over seven years as a suit and animatronic puppeteer on live shows for the BBC and Dreamworks. The world record breaking tours included sold-out seasons at New York’s Madison Sq Garden and London’s O2 Arena.
Daniell has also puppeteered with Sanctum Theatre, A Blanck Canvas, Polyglot Theatre and Theatre of Hell.
SHOWS: Fool School, Fat For A Good Table, Scarey, Pub Show, Forest, Boom Town, Forest In The Night, The Dancing Cow Show, PPPs, The Cruelty of the Body, Circus Olé, The Twin Towers Show, Nyet Nyet’s Picnic, Snuff Clubb (creative development), Wedhus Gembel, Snuff Party, Everybody.
ROAMING: Skulls, Cows, Butcher, Boom Family, Seagulls, Cruelty Of The Body, Protests, Bunyips, Human Body Parts
WORKSHOPS: Shizuoka World Cup, Singapore International Arts Festival, World Social Forum Brazil, Q-Fest Outback Western Australia, Freespace Fest Hong Kong, Big West Festival