Vivian Triantafyllopoulou is a freelance performer, teacher and choreographer based in London. She comes from Greece and she graduated from Trinity Laban with a 1st class degree in contemporary dance.
She continued as a chosen member of the Akram Khan Experiment and then she joined Jasmin Vardimon 2 professional development course, where she performed a national tour with pieces from AΦΕ, Vinicius Salles and Jasmin Vardimon. Since then she has performed with Bittersuite Company , Vinicius Salles , Fernanda Prata, Ben Judd and Dionysios Tsaftaridis, Emily Robinson Dance, Follow Through collective, Natalie Sloth Richter, Museum of London and others. She was also involved in The Lowry and Rambert choreographic project as a dancer for Melanie Lomoff. Vivian was also a dancer and choreographer’s assistant for Hagit Yakira’s community project ‘On Falling and Recovery’ and rehearsal director for Hagit’s project Dance for Platinum at Royal Albert Hall. She is currently a Dance Captain for Alleyne Dance and the Albany for ‘We are Lewisham’ festival.
She teaches dance, dance theater and improvisation to kids, adults and professionals. She has taught for City Lit, Greenwich Dance, Tripspace, Trinity Laban, The Place, National Dance Company Wales and others. Vivian is the founder of a series of workshops ; ‘Energy and flow’, a professional contemporary dance workshop and ‘Movement waves’ a community workshop which happens in and by the sea.