a renowned choreographer and solo dancer in Egyptian dance, is celebrated globally for his technique and modern twist to traditional oriental dance. Educated in top folklore schools in Cairo, he quickly rose to fame in the 90s as a solo dancer for prestigious dance companies. He has collaborated in film, theatre, and television and taught at national and international festivals. Currently in Italy, he promotes innovative Egyptian dance through education and performances.
A renowned choreographer, teacher, mentor, music producer, and inspiration in the world of Egyptian Raqs Sharqi. He is considered the master of masters and travels around the world to teach and nurture dancers and teachers. His cutting-edge choreographies, no-nonsense instruction, and expansive knowledge have influenced the way the world dances. Yousry Sharif’s love for the art form touches every soul and he continues to evolve the dance form while preserving its traditions. He started his own dance academy in New York to teach the Yousry Sharif oriental style, which takes the dance to a contemporary level and beyond. The legend of Yousry Sharif goes on, and the world eagerly awaits more.