Contemporary Technique and Choreography
Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance
Faculty of Dance
London SE8 3DZ
Tel: +44 (0)2083059388
Area of WorkLecturer in Dance and Dance Academic
Zoi Dimitriou is an award-winning choreographer, dance artist and pedagogue based in London. She founded her company in 2006 and her works have toured internationally to venues and festivals such as Fast Forward Festival 4/Onassis Cultural Centre, ROH2, Arnolfini, BE Festival, Lilian Baylis, Laban Theatre, Déda, ICA, Teatri di Vita/Bologna, the Athens and Epidaurus Festival, the Kalamata International Dance Festival, Operaestate Festival Veneto, Scala di Milano, Europe in Motion Festival, Springloaded/The Place. Zoi's work has brought her major UK choreography awards like the Robin Howard Foundation Award 2008, the Bonnie Bird Choreography Fund Award 2009, the CfC Award 2010 (Choreography for Children) and participation in the European Network Aerowaves.
Qualifications and Educational Background
Zoi is a Research Fellow at Trinity Laban. Her current research reflects the direction of her work away from the conventional theatre space and towards off-site installations and interactivity and further develops her movement investigation around notions of time and the passing of images.
She has an extensive background in education and leading workshops internationally at festivals and organisations such as Independent Dance, Greenwich Dance, Impulstanz International Dance Festival in Vienna, Sasha Waltz Company, and the State School of Dance in Athens (KSOT), among others.