Birgit Mühlmann – Wieser, BA Hons was born in Zell am See, Austria.
Since 1990 she has been choreographing various contract works for events and schools and has worked and performed with multiple choreographers, among them Mu-Yi Kuo, Ivana Müller, Dewey Dell, Angela Vadori, Davis Freeman, Russell Maliphant, Lea Anderson, Ilan Reichel, Pippa Buckingham, Athina Vahla, Jan de Shynkel, Vivienne Wood, and Robert Eugen.
In 2000 she finished a Postgraduate Diploma in Community Dance Studies at the Laban Centre London. She was then granted a scholarship at the London Contemporary Dance School, where she graduated in Contemporary Performance and Choreography in 2003. The same year Mühlmann – Wieser was a finalist for the ‘Deutsche Bank / Pyramid Award.’ Since then she has been living and working in Salzburg, Austria. In 2005 she founded B.M-W Dance Company which is dedicated to her sensitive, transparent and engaging dance works which stress psychological and socially critical topics.