Timothy was born in Singapore, and began learning classical ballet at the age of 7 under Ms Sylvia McCully. In 2011, after he finished his National Service, he joined Singapore Dance Theatre’s Scholars Program and performed with Youth Dancers Singapore in Ballet Under the Stars 2011 and Macau International Youth Dance Festival 2012.

While continuing his training in classical ballet, Timothy also enrolled in Singapore University of Technology and Design, where he graduated with a First Class Honours Bachelors degree of Engineering (Engineering Product Development – Mechanical Engineering).

Timothy joined Singapore Dance Theatre as an apprentice in January 2016 and was promoted to Artist in January 2017. He has performed the Variations From A Distance (2021), The Light Behind Us (2021), Mandolin Dance in Romeo and Juliet (2020), Spanish in Swan Lake (2019), Don Quixote, The Nutcracker as well as Theme and Variations, Peter and Blue Go Around the World and Symphony in Three Movements13th HeavenLinea AdoraSYNCThe Four TemperamentsMidnight WaltzesSchubert SymphonyFivesAnother EnergyEvening Voices and Shadow’s Edge. Timothy was promoted to Soloist in January 2022.

Interview with Timothy