Following an unsuccessful career as a singer in a punk band and several years of martial arts studies including Aiki Do Kung Fu, and Taekwan Do ( 1984 Swiss champion), Imre Thormann (*1966) took up training courses in Butoh with Kazuo Ohno and Noguchi Taiso. From 1993 he created various solo pieces which he performed in Japan, America and Europe.

Photo: Otto Muehlethaler