Yann Dorsaz was born in Martigny (Canton of Valais) on April 18th, 1994,
he began dancing at the age of 6 in Fully and continued his training at the Cantonal Conservatory of Sion.
After having graduated from the Royal Abbey of Saint-Maurice and the conservatory, he continued his studies in dance and art at Codarts, in Rotterdam, for three years.
For his last year of training, he followed a one-season internship with the Norrdans company in Sweden, where he had his first contact with the professional artistic world.
In parallel with dance, he developed an interest in yoga, inspiring him to go for a month to Goa in India. After deepening his knowledge, he obtained his teacher’s diploma.
In November and December 2018, he was a soloist dancer with the Igokat Company in “Il Maestro Vivaldi” at the Espace Culturel des Terreaux in Lausanne.
In October 2021, he was a soloist dancer with the Igokat Company in “L’Hymne à la Joie” at the Center Culturel des Terreaux.
He is currently training at EPSN to obtain his federal diploma as a naturopath.
He is also a freelance project dancer with companies such as Utilité Publique, Le Marchepied, Tiziana Arnaboldi and Cobalt.
He also likes to transmit his passion and his art and has taught contemporary dance for students in various schools.
He is currently a teacher at the Igokat Academy, teacher, dancer and freelance choreographer.