Gelina is a proud Filipina-Australian who is passionate about diversity and representation in the arts. She made her professional theatre debut as Swing and Assistant Choreographer in The Deb (ATYP), then joined Dubbo Champion Wrestling (Hayes Theatre Company) as Assistant Choreographer, both new Australian musicals. Prior, she had worked as both cast and creative in a sold-out season of Heathers: The Musical (The Mitchell Old Company). She has also performed in Packemin Productions’ Jesus Christ Superstar, Mamma Mia!, and We Will Rock You, and recently worked as Choreographer for their production of Les Misérables. A rising star in the industry, Gelina is honoured to be making her Opera Australia debut in Miss Saigon.