Chelsea relocated to New York in 2016. She began dancing with Tayeh Dance as a principal dancer in Sonya Tayeh’s original works Foresight Hindsight at the Cape Dance Festival, and You’ll Still Call Me by Name at New York Live Arts, Hudson Valley Dance Festival, and Jacob’s Pillow. She was a featured performer in Al Blackstone’s Freddie Falls in Love. She's a founding member of Jenn Freeman’s Freemove Dance, and with Freemove, she has been a part of two original creations when and ..it’s time.., which have presented at the Palm Desert Choreography Festival, and the 14th street Y. Chelsea has traveled to London and Berlin to attend intensives with Hofesh Shechter, and various choreographers at B12. Most recently, she attended Peter Chu’s Chuthis Movement Intensive in Las Vegas.
Chelsea also tours the country choreographing for dance studios and teaching for Adrenaline dance convention.