Chelsea has been involved in theatre in some capacity for most of her life. She holds a BS in Theatre from the University of Indianapolis and an MFA in Theatre from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Throughout her career, Chelsea has enjoyed working as an actor with companies like the Indiana Repertory Theatre (A Christmas Carol, Finding Home: Indiana at 200 Workshop, Artist in the Classroom), Phoenix Theatre (One Man, Two Guvnors), Wisdom Tooth Theatre Project (Impressionism, The Merry Wiives of Windsor), Theatre LILA (The Suitcase Dreams), Great River Shakespeare Festival (King Henry V, MacBeth), Children’s Theatre of Madison (The Music Lesson, several summer programs), and both UIndy and UW-Madison. Chelsea has also directed, produced, and written many productions including All the Best, Jack, her graduate thesis production which she wrote, directed, and produced as a part of her own Nova Theatre Company. Chelsea is a professor of theatre at the University of Indianapolis currently and has previously taught with UW-Madison and Butler University.