Artist Bios

Rika Nishikawa

Rika Nishikawa

(Bio as of September 2021)

Rika Nishikawa (Belinda Cratchit/Johnston/Want) makes her Goodman Theatre debut. Chicago credits include The King and I and Macbeth (Lyric Opera); The King and I (Marriott Theatre); Annie Warbucks (Theatre at the Center); South Pacific (Drury Lane Theatre); Balm in the Gilead (Griffin Theatre); and The Nutcracker (Ruth Page Civic Ballet; A&A Ballet).  Her Broadway credits include The Lion King. She has sung the national anthem at the US Open, and at multiple fundraisers and cultural events. She loves reading and writing, and has received awards from the EPA, Unesco Center For Peace, US District Court, The New York Times and more. 

With Goodman Theatre