Sharon Leal – GCP Alumna

Tami Cowger, Sharon Leal and Yvonna Kopacz in GCP's "Dreamgirls" 1990.
Tami Cowger, Sharon Leal and Yvonna Kopacz in GCP’s “Dreamgirls” 1990.

Sharon was one of Good Company Players’ original “Dreamgirls” in 1990 and started performing with GCP as a member of the Junior Company in 1986. She quickly moved on to the mainstage at Roger Rocka’s, appearing in The Wiz in 1987 and winding up her GCP days with a succession of leading roles in Sophisticated Ladies, West Side Story, Dreamgirls, Nunsense, Me And My Girland Ain’t Misbehavin’.  After leaving GCP, Sharon proved her flexibility and range, performing in rap & R&B music videos, appearing as teenager Dahlia Creed on Guiding Light in the mid-90s, followed by the TV series Boston Public. Other television credits include Private Practice, CSI Miami and LAX. She has trod the boards on many regional stages and on Broadway in Miss Saigon and Rent. Sharon has worked extensively in film and her pictures include Why Did I Get Married?, Why Did I Get Married Too?, This Christmas, Dreamgirls, and has a couple of projects currently in pre- and post-production.

Catch Sharon in her newest TV series, Hellcats which airs September 8 on CW!