SHARP Dance Company

1420 Locust St, Philadelphia, PA 19102, USA



The mission of SHARP Dance Co. is to translate raw human emotion utilizing contemporary movement to connect the audience through individual interpretation.

SHARP is a twelve year old 501C-3 modern company and its theory of “meaning behind movement” is shown prominently throughout their work.  SHARP feels that dance should be more than a performance, it should be an experience.

SHARP has performed throughout the U.S. in cities such as:  New York, Rochester, Phoenix, Chicago, Cincinnati, Portland, Boulder, San Diego, Brooklyn, Portsmouth etc.  SHARP has toured throughout Europe in Italy, England and Greece.

Artistic Director/Choreographer Diane Sharp-Nachsin was selected as a New Edge Mix Artist Award Recipient in Philadelphia. She was also chosen as a BAU Institute fellow in June 2013 in Italy and an Artist in Residence recipient in Paros, Greece 2014.

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  1. Marytg66

    I just watched your promo video. Congratulations on your work which is I find to be current, relevant, and relatable. Beautiful choreography and beautiful dancers.


    Mary Gulivindala

    March 17, 2015 at 12:50 pm Reply

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