Cyndy Elliott (bass) is delighted to be joining the orchestra at the Mac-Haydn Theatre this summer. Based in the Washington DC area, she has performed and recorded shows at numerous theaters around town, including Olney Theater, Gala Hispanic Theater, Constellation Theater, and the Kennedy Center. Highlights from the past year include Pippin, Les Miserables, Runaways, Urinetown, and The Last Five Years. Cyndy played bass for the national tour of Meet Me in St. Louis, subbed on the national tour of Sister Act, and spent 4 years on the road playing bass with the 1940s big band show In the Mood. She is an active freelancer in the DC area, performing with orchestras, big bands, and chamber ensembles, along with being co-leader of the jazz octet Swingtopia, and her new group, Trio Speevy. Cyndy has a M.M. in jazz studies from the University of Maryland.