Mirjam Klebel is an Austrian dancer and choreographer. In 2002 Mirjam received her diploma in professional Dance Performance from SEAD and continued her studies in New York at TISCH NYU and Dance New Amsterdam, Movement research. After returning to Austria she received a scholarship at Tanzquartier in Vienna. From there on she embarked on a professional career, that was marked by her interest in both the practise and communication of dance as an art form. She worked and collaborated with a multitude of makers and shakers, as a teacher, taught professional dance and choreography in various schools and institutions, worked as a movement coach with theatre directors and organised festivals, competitions and of course her own productions. Mirjam is also a member of Tanz_House Salzburg where she is developing new agendas for contemporary dance, new performative works as well and different outreach programs and events that try to bring dance to a new audience.

Collaborators & Choreographers: Milli Bitterli, Lawiné Torren, Zoe Kights, Anna Tenta, Matej Kejzar, VRUM Collective, Mia Lawrence, Martin Sonderkamp, LISA Collectiv, Marina Rosenfeld, Markus Hank, Simone Klebel-Pergmann, Ori Flomin, Adi Salant, Stephen Rappaport, Georg Hobmeier, Magdalena Chowaniec, Susanne Truckenbrot and many others.

Festivals & Venues: Impulstanz Wien, SZENE Salzburg, Kosmostheater , Argekultur Salzburg, Steirischer Herbst Graz, Norrlandsoperan, Weld Shoes Off, Atalante 2x2, Bytom Festival, Cankarjev Dom, HNK Varazdin, Platforma Zagreb, Gessnerallee Zürich, Winter Youth Olympics 2012, Kampnagel Hamburg and many others.

Universities, Schools & Outreach Programs: Mozarteum Salzburg Thomas Bernhard Institut für Schauspiel und Regie, SEAD Salzburg, UNM - New Mexico's University, Profi training Göteburg, Profi Training Bangalore India, D-Company SEAD, Musikkonservatoriet Falun,BG3 Musisches Gymnasium, Neue Mittelschule Lehen, Neue Mittelschule St.Andrä


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