Sydney Shepherd (cello) is a New York based actress, singer, and musician. She was last seen on Broadway as the Standby for all female leads in First Date The Musical. Other theatrical credits include The Picture of Dorian Gray at Sonnet Repertory Theatre, Alice By Heart at Theatre Aspen, and Paris Through The Window at the York Theatre. Sydney has an extensive classical music background, and can be seen throughout NYC’s subways and music venues as the cellist and singer for the folk/jazz band Bandits On The Run. In addition to the cello, Sydney plays the banjo, guitar, dulcimer, and celtic harp. Proud graduate of UNCSA.