Elyse Sharp graduated Magna Cum Laude with a degree in Theatre Performance from Whittier College. While at Whittier, she was honored to receive the Outstanding Graduate in Theatre award and to become one of 48 Irene Ryan Regional Semi-Finalists at the Kennedy Center-American College Theatre Region 8 Festival (Southern California, Southern Nevada, Northern Arizona, Utah, Hawaii, and Guam).
Elyse completed a year-long acting apprenticeship at Capital Stage Company in Sacramento, California, where she also was seen as Debbie in THE REAL THING (directed by Janis Stevens) and Fleance in MACBETH (directed by Stephanie Gularte). She will return to Capital Stage this December as Mary Bennet in MISS BENNET: CHRISTMAS AT PEMBERLEY.
Other theatrical credits include: HAMLET (Ophelia), DOUBT (Sister James), RENT (Joanne, Irene Ryan Nomination), ROMEO AND JULIET (Juliet), 7 HOMELESS MAMMOTHS WANDER NEW ENGLAND (Andromeda), LOOK BACK IN ANGER (Alison).
Elyse splits her time between Sacramento and Los Angeles.