Born in Athens, Angelos Triantafyllou studied electrical engineering at the National Technical University of Athens (NTUA), music (piano and composition), and acting. He has composed music for the productions: Operetta by Witold Gombrowicz, Sp. Peresiadis’ Golfo, Boccaccio’s Decameron, The Cherry Orchard and Three Sisters by Chekhov, Wuthering Heights by Emily Brontë, All My Sons by Arthur Miller, Ajax by Sophocles, Orpheus Descending and A Streetcar Named Desire, by Tennessee Williams, and Aristophanes’ The Birds.
He has presented some of his musical works in the Little Epidaurus Theatre, the Athens Festival, and The Ancient Theatre of Epidaurus. He and his musical theatre group have presented the opera, Medea, based on the Euripides tragedy of the same name. He is the composer of the music for the Authentic Marathon Flame Lighting, and has repeatedly been awarded the public’s music prize. This summer, he will be collaborating with The National Theatres of Greece and Serbia, composing music for Aristophanes’ Plutus (Wealth), in Epidaurus.