Chelsea Diehl is a Boston based college audition coach and the founder of My College Audition. Chelsea is a graduate of Emerson College where she received a BA in Acting and Theatre Education. Upon graduating, Chelsea taught at Emerson's Pre-College Musical Theatre Summer Program for three years.
Chelsea’s book, Before the College Audition, is a best-selling college audition prep book and has been dubbed by fans as “100% essential” in navigating the college audition process. Before the College Audition helps students formulate a college list with an appropriate mix of Reaches, Matches and Safety schools for a performing arts applicant.
Chelsea’s writing has also been featured in various blogs and websites, including Acceptd, Samuel French, Smart College Visit, Nerd Wallet, College Express and the Performing Arts Network. She has lectured on the subject at several locations, including Destination Broadway, The Drama Book Shop, the New England Theater Conference, and other private venues across the United States.
Chelsea served as the Social Contributor for Acceptd, the world's largest art network, where she wrote weekly blog posts about the college audition process here.
Chelsea has been seen on both the stage and screen. Favorite past theatre venues include Speakeasy Stage, The Hartford Stage, Kentucky Repertory and La Mama ETC. She is a proud member of Actor's Equity Association. She can be seen in commercials for Big Y, Conoco, Staples, Bank of America and more. Chelsea resides in Sharon, MA with her husband, Andrew, and their daughter, Harper.