Sharrod is a performing artist, teacher, and choreographer based in New York City. He grew up in Newark, New Jersey where his fostered a love for the arts throughout his early life. Born into a family of musicians, his natural ability to sing helped him gain entry to the Newark Boys Chorus School. By age 12, he was performing professionally with the boy choir around the east coast and toured Russia, Finland, Latvia. It was around that age that he first experience acting as well when he was cast in a local community theatre production of the award-winning play A Raisin in the Sun in the role of Travis. While attending Arts High School, Sharrod discovered he possessed natural knack for dance. With a continued budding interest, he decided to begin formal dance training in college at Montclair State University where he studied ballet, modern, jazz, hip-hop, and musical theatre. He went on to graduate cum laude with a degree in Dance and Communication Studies.
Sharrod has been blessed with a career that is non-stop. He has performed with Concert dance companies, in musicals on Broadway, Off Broadway, and in over 40 states with National Tours. Moreover, Sharrod has appeared on NBC’s The Today Show, Good Morning America, and the 90th MACYS Thanksgiving Day Parade. He made his on-camera debut in the 2016 indie film, Happy, Yummy, Chickenas the role of Damian Maloof. His favorite quote is, “a single dream can launch the journey of a lifetime.” Sharrod is just getting started and truly believes the best is yet to come.