Danny Flood


Danny is a political art activist who has worked in the theatre and film industry since the late 1980s.

He joined Snuff Puppets in 1992 and has served as a board member, puppeteer, digital producer and overseeing the company’s promo department.

Danny has received numerous accolades for his activism, including the Access News, Channel 31 ‘Activism in Arts’ award for his Melbourne laneways graffiti campaign in 2000 and the ‘Community Super Hero Award’ from the Maribyrnong Truck Action Group in 2020.

Danny has exhibited multi-media art installations at Footscray’s Big West Festival, Melbourne’s Centre for Contemporary Photography, St Kilda Film Festival (uninvited) and Victoria’s State Film Centre.

Millions have seen Danny’s puppetry, tour highlights including sold-out performances at New York’s Madison Sq Garden and London’s O2 Arena with the Creature Technology Company and the BBC, as well as a one-year residency in Beijing performing with Dreamworks in 2014.

In addition to his work with Snuff Puppets, Danny has also puppeteered with Melbourne’s Sanctum Theatre, A Blanck Canvas, Balooga, Polyglot Theatre, and Amsterdam’s Theatre of Hell.