Mr. Sharp began his formal dance training at the age of 16 through the Joffrey Ballet Chicago’s outreach program directed by Pierre Lockett. He has trained at Deeply Rooted Dance Theater, Joel Hall Dance Center, and the Dance Center of Columbia College of Chicago. He is a former member of The Willingham Project, under the direction of Lisa Johnson-Willingham. Sharp has appeared in works by Kevin Iega Jeff, Gary Abbott, Kirby Reed, Lisa Johnson-Willingham, and Michael Leon Thomas. Ms Sharp joined Dance Iquail as an Apprentice in 2011.