Starting out in both dance and acting on screen from an early age, Vivienne then began studying at Trinity Laban’s Centre for Advanced Training aged 13. She progressed to receiving a First Class BA Honours degree at London Studio Centre and was awarded the Elizabeth West Award for achievement in contemporary dance, with a special credit in choreographic exploration.
Collaborations with Artists and Companies:
Universal Music Group, PMR Records, Warner Music, Silent Tapes, Screen South, Channel 4, Longlisted with The Old Vic 12, Sandy Strallen, Kerry Nicholls Dance (KND), British Independent Film Awards 2011, Shobana Jeyasingh Dance Company, Lost Dog Raquel Meseguer (Winners of 2011 Place Prize), Trinity College London, Russell Maliphant Company & Hip Hop creations with John Graham. INTOTO Dance Triple Bill; works by Henri Oguike (who mentored Vivienne individually), John Ross and Jose Agudo.
Vivienne is an ongoing collaborator with Liam Francis Dance – and together they founded ‘The Purple Cloud Experience’, devised to create short dance films, documentaries, live narrative performances and abstract works. She has just completed a choreography commission with first year students at Middlesex University and her debut short film Kitchen Sink recently won The Innovation Award at the 2017 Cinemagic Film Festival in Belfast. She is currently Project Coordinator for Kerry Nicholls Dance, assisting on projects worldwide. Vivienne first met Kerry when Kerry choreographed on her aged 13 at Trinity Laban CAT.