Kuo Po, a graduate from National University of Singapore, curated and wrote the DSA Preparatory Program. With 15 years of experience coaching DSA students, Kuo Po's success rate of guiding and placing students in the school of their choice is stellar. She produces stage shows, events and musicals. She is also a music producer, and has produced albums both for professional artistes as well as her students.

She also has wide connections with the arts and entertainment industry and thus is able to give our students a leg-up in casting opportunities. Being partners with movie-making company, MM2, Kuo Po is also busy producing original content on the web and screen using young talents trained by her and her amazing team of trainers.

Desmond Sim


Head of Department 

Teacher Desmond has had vast professional experience

in playwriting with published works such as Six Plays and Student Plays (Epigram Books, 2013), Mistress and Other Creative Take-offs (Landmark Books, 1990, co-author) amongst other works. His teaching experience has included guest lecturing at Temasek Design School (2003 – 2016) and Lasalle College of the Arts  (2008 – 2016). He also had several works produced by KLPAC  (KL Performing Arts Centre) from 2010 to 2013.


He has held more than a dozen art exhibitions and won several national prizes for theatre (such as Play of the Year, Best Original Script, Autumn Tomyum) short story and poetry writing.