Shannen graduated from WAAPA in 2014 with a Bachelor of Arts (Music Theatre). Prior to the pandemic, she was a Swing in the OG cast of the Australian production of Six. In 2019 she worked for Norwegian Cruise Lines playing Cynthia in Priscilla Queen of the Desert – The Musical. Prior to this she was a part of the 10th Anniversary Tour of Priscilla Queen of the Desert – The Musical as a Swing and cover Cynthia. Other theatre credits include Natalie Goodman in Next to Normal (Black Swan State Theatre Company), Wendla in Spring Awakening (CPCA), The Disappeared/The Soul in Torment in Tejas Verdes (Theatre451). She has been lucky enough to work on several new Australian musicals including playing Kelly in The Gathering (Vic Theatre Company), Seela in Post: A New Musical (Something Blue Productions), and Maia in Matthew Robinson’s Atlantis.
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