Kahlia began her performance training in Melbourne at Dance Discovery, Centrestage and Patrick School of the Arts (PSA). She went on to graduate from the Integrated Program at the American Musical and Dramatic Academy (AMDA) in New York City. Career highlights include the US, Japan and Shanghai tours of A Chorus Line (Sheila & Dance Captain) and the US National Tour of 42nd Street (Anytime Annie). Other favourites include Mamma Mia! (Lisa – The Arts Center, SC), White Christmas (Rita – Ogunquit Playhouse, ME), the US National Tour of A Christmas Story (Swing) and performing on Manhattan’s Cabaret Scene (Feinstein’s/54 Below, Metropolitan Room). In 2019, Kahlia released her debut EP, The First One, before embarking on the Regent Seven Seas Mariner as a production vocalist (Norwegian Creative Studios).