Marion Buchmann studied dance at the Staatsoper, Hamburg. She danced as a soloist, primarily under Lothar Höfgen, in Bonn, Mannheim and Hannover.
She was director, choreographer and head trainer of TanzTheaterHamburg from 1983 to 1994. She has also worked as a certified dance and expressive arts therapist since 1997.
She has taught professional dancers and dance students since 1982. Her teaching makes use of contemporary techniques such as breath work, release, in / out, upper back work, isolation, imagination and ideas based on the Alexander Technique.
She was a member of the Marameo executive team from 2000 - May 2016.
She teaches the Classical Training for Dancers course, alternating every 14 days with Edwin Mota.