Yann Dorsaz was born in Martigny (Canton of Valais) on April 18th, 1994,
he began dancing at the age of 6 in Fully, then at the cantonal conservatory of Sion.
Having graduated from the Royal Abbey of Saint-Maurice and graduated from the conservatory, he continued his studies in art at Codarts, 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 a first contact with the professional artistic world.
In parallel with dance, Yann has developed a particular interest in Yoga.
This is the reason why he decided to go for a month to Goa in India to deepen his knowledge in this field and obtain a diploma as a teacher.
In November and December 2018, he was a soloist dancer with the Compagnie Igokat in “Il Maestro Vivaldi” at the Espace Culturel des Terreaux in Lausanne.
In October 2021, he is 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 the federal diploma as a naturopath.
He is also a freelance dancer on artistic projects 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.