Born and raised in Vermont, Vivien trained for 12 years with Vermont Ballet Theatre. At 17, she was invited to join Miami City Ballet’s pre-professional division. There she performed roles in George Balanchine’s Serenade and Square Dance. She furthered her training at CPYB under the direction of Marcia Dale Weary. Vivien joined Eugene Ballet as an Aspirant in 2015 and danced the roles of Fritz, Chinese Soloist and Harlequinade in The Nutcracker. In 2017, she joined as a company member.