Tommy Russo

Tommy (USA/BE) initially studied psychology at Umass Boston and practised combat sports in local clubs, including boxing and karate. Since then, he has also practiced/ trained in folk and ballroom dance, drama therapy, postural integration, Shintaido (dance form of Aïkido), Savate (French kick boxing), clown work, family constellations, contemporary dance, Alexander technique, play fight, partnering techniques, acro and acroyoga.

He practices contact improvisation since 1997 and performs and teaches contact improvisation for adults and children since 2013. He loves combining artistic disciplines in creative ways and enjoys encouraging and working with people developing skills and confidence.