Shannen Alyce Quan
Shannen (she/they) graduated from WAAPA in 2014 with a Bachelor of Arts (Music Theatre). Upon graduating she played the role of Natalie in Next to Normal (Black Swan State Theatre Company) for which they won two Performing Arts WA Awards – for Best Actor and Best Newcomer.
Most recently they appeared in Yve Blake’s Fangirls (Belvoir) covering the roles of Edna, Jules, Brianna and Caroline. She has been fortunate enough to have worked on several other new Australian works, including playing Kelly in The Gathering (Vic Theatre), Seela in Post: A New Musical (Something Blue Productions) and Maia in Matthew Robinson’s Atlantis.
Other theatre credits include: Wendla in Spring Awakening (CPCA), and Swing and understudy Cynthia in Priscilla Queen of the Desert (Michael Cassel Group).
Shannen was a Swing in the original Australian cast of SIX and is thrilled to be returning on stage.