Allyson Zoe "Ally" Dawson (born February 25, 1996) is a aspiring 17-year old girl who happens to be a songwriter and Austin Moon's girlfriend. (season 3) Ally has a mild fear of stagefright until she faces it when her mom arrives back from Africa. Ally is the best friend of Trish Del La Rosa. She is the daughter of Penny and Lester Dawson. She is currently in 12th grade. (season 3)
Ally is smart, full of creativity, and has a knack for writing a killer song. She also really cares about helping her friends which often puts her in uncomfortable, but hilarious, situations. One of her biggest fears is being on stage, but as she writes more hit songs, her friends help her to come out of her shell. Eventually Ally broke out of her shell and in season three she got signed to a contract with Jimmy Starr.
Ally has chestnut with amber highlights colored hair.
2011-2014:/Best Friends, Partner, Ex-Boyfriend, Future Boyfriend
2011-present: Good FriendAlly Dawson is portrayed by Laura Marano.