Silje Talgø Grønset was born and raised in the area of Trondheim, Norway. After finishing high School she went to Toneheim Folk High School to study music for a year. From 2005 until the summer of 2008 she took her degree in musicology at NTNU (University of Trondheim) and UiO (University of Oslo) With tha main focus on classical singing. She continued studying at the UiS (University of Stavanger), Department of Music and Dance, where she was trained in classical singing/opera for 4 years. After her final exam she traveled to Melbourne, Australia to take classes in acting. She was attached to VCA (Victorian College of the Arts)and 16th street acting studio. Further on she moved to Berlin, Germany to attend the year-long course at Actors Space Berlin.