Chelsea Dawson was born and raised in Brisbane, Queensland. Having recently graduated from the Queensland Conservatorium Griffith University with a Bachelor of Musical Theatre. Before her time at QCGU, Chelsea worked with Shake & Stir Theatre Co in their 2018 season of Much Ado About Nothing. Throughout her degree she has had the opportunity to appear in productions such as Les Misérables (dir. by Alistair Smith), The Drowsy Chaperone (dir. by Penny Farrow) and Elegies: A Song Cycle (dir. by Jason Langley). In 2020 Chelsea made her professional debut in GFO’s production of Shrek The Musical.