Peter Pleyer studied at the "EDDC" Arnhem and worked as dancer and choreographic assistant with Yoshiko Chuma and Mark Tompkins. He is a long time collaborator with Eszter Gal/Budapest in teaching and performing choreography and improvisation. He created the solo "choreographing books", a lecture/installation and has taught his Workshop „History in Practice" in different European festivals and institutions. With his solo "Ponderosa Trilogy" and the group show/international improvisation format "Visible Undercurrent" he continued his own choreographic work in 2014. He is a regular teacher for Meg Stuarts "Damaged Goods" and was a guest professor at the HZT Berlin.