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Sheri is an actor based in Chicago, IL who teaches improv and musical improv at the Second City Training Center, and is an alumnae of the Infinite Sundaes, Second City's Musical House Ensemble who wrote and staged the satirical musical A Better Brother's Grimm. A graduate of the Second City Conservatory, Music program and the iO Improv and Music programs, She is represented by NV Talent.



Current Projects


Performing on both stage and screen, her experience includes improv, stand up, musical theater, commercials, Shakespeare, corporate training for teambuilding and D&I, and voice over work. Sheri was a featured stand-up act at the 2018 Enagging Women’s Conference at St. Mary’s College, and has been a guest on Vocalo Radio's Morning AMp Council of Feminist  Thought show, and was a panelist for the Inside Jokes Comedy Conference  hosted by Women In Comedy.


Current Projects

Current Projects

Current Projects

Sheri is half of the interracial married sketch comedy duo Flanders, head writer of Choice the Musical. Most recently in fall 2019, she appeared in Lightfoot Loose, a witty homage to Lori Lightfoot. Sheri is also a  critic who was invited to cover the 2020 Sundance Film Festival as part of the Press Inclusion Initiative. Her freelance work has been featured in several publications including The Sun-Times 

The Chicago Reader, Performink, McSweeney's the Chicago Defender, Newcity Stage, Windy City Times

Rescripted and Chicagoland Musical Theater

Tiger King Parody

Josh Exotic and Sheri Ocelot teach COVID safety April 2020

Sorry Mommy

Written and performed by Sheri Flanders 

Lazy Anniversary

FLANDERS  Sketch  Show 2018

Directed by Anthony LeBLanc 

Injury Networks USA Commercial

Infiniti of Coconut Creek Commercial

Choice The Musical Trailer

Choice The Musical - 2017

Written by Sheri Flanders, Josh Flanders, Kimber Russel, Kerry Santoro 

Composition by Brad Kemp

Directed by Jeff Bouthiette 


Acting Resume for Sheri Flanders



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