Shaiful is the Founder and Artistic Director of Yellow Chair Productions, a community theatre group based in Tampines Central Community Club. He programmed the Main Season productions and introduced the Open House Series, a partnership with the National Library Board, to provide young theatre-makers a developmental platform to create new original content for the stage and for anyone who wants to give theatre a shot, a chance to do so.
As Associate Producer of Sight Lines Productions, he has worked closely with schools and teachers for programmes related to productions like Everything but the Brain and Lord of the Flies.
He is also a member of the Hot Chocolate Theatre team and most recently, he assumed the role of Associate Artistic Director for the new theatre group, The Second Breakfast Company.
His other theatrical credits include all editions of Short+Sweet Singapore and the inaugural edition of Short+Sweet Malaysia and he has also produced and directed for Theatre Lab Productions and Musical Theatre Live!