bethannrestaurantSharon Skeel writes about dance and other arts-related topics, particularly those with a Philadelphia focus.  She grew up in Northeast Philadelphia and Bucks County, graduating from Council Rock High School in Newtown, PA, and the College of William and Mary in Williamsburg, VA.  She and her husband, David A. Skeel, Jr., a law professor at the University of Pennsylvania School of Law, divide their time between Gwynedd Valley, PA, and Shushan, NY.  They have two grown sons and one grandson.