About Me

“Chilina is currently starring as Carole King in the musical Beautiful in Toronto after playing the role on Broadway for the past two years. She is also a singer/songwriter with a debut album What You Find In A Bottle.”
“Chilina’s last appearance on Broadway was in 2012 when she played Mary Magdalene in Des McAnuff’s Jesus Christ Superstar, which also had successful runs at the Stratford Festival of Canada and the La Jolla Playhouse. Other US credits include the world premiere of A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder, in which she originated the role of Phoebe at Hartford Stage and The Old Globe in San Diego (San Diego and Connecticut Outer Critics nominations) and Sophie in the 1st US National Tour of Mamma Mia!. Selected Canadian credits include the title role in Ted Dykstra’s Evangeline (Charlottetown Festival and original recording), the title role in Ross Petty’s Pantomime The Little Mermaid (Toronto Critic’s Award), three seasons at the Stratford Festival (three Broadways World Awards) including Maria in Gary Griffin’s West Side Story, three seasons at the Shaw Festival, the World Premiere of The Lord of the Rings (Mirvish), Philia in A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Forum (Stratford/Toronto), Cecily in The Importance of Being Earnest (Neptune) and the title role in Mary Poppins (Theatre Aquarius).”
“Chilina has worked with Burt Bacharach, guest starred in concert with Colm Wilkinson and guest starred with Jason Robert Brown at the Glenn Gould Studio in Toronto. Chilina is a graduate of Sheridan College and the Birmingham Conservatory for classical theatre in Stratford.”

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