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Rika Okamoto

 

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2010
Slim
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2006
Ensemble
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2002
Ensemble






Rika Okamoto News

92NY Presents 'Yuriko, A Celebration Of Life' Photo 92NY Presents 'Yuriko, A Celebration Of Life'
by Stephi Wild - Oct 17, 2022

The 92nd Street Y, New York Harkness Dance Center’s 2022/23 Mainstage Series continues with Yuriko, A Celebration of Life, paying tribute to the trailblazing dancer, choreographer and performing artist Yuriko Kikuchi, in a free event on Thursday, October 27 at 7:30 pm.

92NY Presents YURIKO, A CELEBRATION OF LIFE Photo 92NY Presents YURIKO, A CELEBRATION OF LIFE
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 13, 2022

The 92nd Street Y, New York Harkness Dance Center's 2022/23 Mainstage Series continues with Yuriko, A Celebration of Life, paying tribute to the trailblazing dancer, choreographer and performing artist Yuriko Kikuchi, in a free event on Thursday, October 27 at 7:30 pm.

Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre Presents Free Performance At Hartwood Acres This Sunday, Ju Photo Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre Presents Free Performance At Hartwood Acres This Sunday, June 26
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 21, 2022

Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre presents the return of its annual Ballet Under the Stars performance on Sunday, June 26, two months earlier than it typically takes place. The family-friendly event takes place at the Middle Road Concert Area in Hartwood Acres park. The free outdoor event, which is part of Allegheny County's Summer Concert Series, starts at 8 p.m.

Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre Presents Free Performance At Hartwood Acres Photo Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre Presents Free Performance At Hartwood Acres
by Stephi Wild - May 20, 2022

Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre is pleased to announce the return of its annual Ballet Under the Stars performance on Sunday, June 26, two months earlier than it typically takes place. The family-friendly event takes place at the Middle Road Concert Area in Hartwood Acres park.

BWW Review: The Legendary TWYLA THARP Capped Her 50th Anniversary Tour with a Six-Day Run in NYC
by Sondra Forsyth - Nov 23, 2015

Twyla Tharp, the award-winning choreographer who has rightfully become a dance legend in her own time, capped her multi-city 50th Anniversary Tour with performances from November 17th to 22nd 2015 at the Koch Theater in Lincoln Center, presented by The Joyce Theater. Yet perhaps precisely because the run has been so eagerly anticipated by those of us who have followed Tharp's evolution during a stellar career that spans half a century, the double bill of premieres she created for the tour was not entirely satisfying.

Twyla Tharp 50th Anniversary Tour Concludes Tonight at the Koch Theater
by BWW News Desk - Nov 17, 2015

The Twyla Tharp Fiftieth Anniversary Tour concludes its 10-weeks of cross-country performances with a week-long season at the David H. Koch Theater at Lincoln Center, tonight, November 17-22, where it will present a double bill of New York premieres: 'Preludes and Fugues' and 'Yowzie.' Both works were commissioned in part by The Joyce Theater, which is presenting the Tharp season at The Koch.

Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University Welcomes Twyla Tharp's 50th Anniversary Tour This Week
by BWW News Desk - Nov 5, 2015

The Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University presents Twyla Tharp ‚Äď 50th Anniversary Tour including two Chicago premieres, ‚ÄúPreludes and Fugues‚ÄĚ and ‚ÄúYowzie‚ÄĚ this week, November 5 ‚Äď 8, at the historic Auditorium Theatre, 50 E. Congress Parkway. In a momentous co-commission with Ravinia Festival, as well as four other dance presenters in four other cities, the Auditorium is thrilled to present these two new works by world-renowned choreographer Twyla Tharp. The performance schedule is Today, Nov. 5 ‚Äď Saturday, Nov. 7 at¬† 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, Nov. 8 at 2 p.m. Tickets are priced $33 - $103 and are available online at AuditoriumTheatre.org by calling (312) 341-2300 or in-person at the Auditorium Theatre's Box Office, 50 E. Congress Parkway. Subscriptions for the Auditorium Theatre's 2015 - 2016 season and discounted tickets for groups of 10 or more are also on sale. For more information visit AuditoriumTheatre.org.

Twyla Tharp 50th Anniversary Tour to Conclude At Koch Theater, 11/17-22
by Tyler Peterson - Oct 30, 2015

The Twyla Tharp Fiftieth Anniversary Tour concludes its 10-weeks of cross‚Äďcountry performances with a week-long season at the David H. Koch Theater at Lincoln Center, November 17-22, where it will present a double bill of New York premieres: ‚ÄúPreludes and Fugues‚ÄĚ and ‚ÄúYowzie.‚ÄĚ Both works were commissioned in part by The Joyce Theater, which is presenting the Tharp season at The Koch.

Twyla Tharp's 50th Anniversary Tour Coming to Annenberg Center Live, 10/30-11/1
by BWW News Desk - Oct 30, 2015

Broadway and television sensation Twyla Tharp brings her 50th Anniversary Tour to the city of Brotherly Love for three performances. Watch her legendary choreography ignite the stage with two new works as Dance @ Annenberg Center Live continues October 30-November 1. Tickets cost $30-$75.  Tickets are available online at AnnenbergCenter.org or by phone at 215.898.3900. The Annenberg Center is located at 3680 Walnut Street.

Twyla Tharp's 'The 50th Anniversary Tour' Stops at Bass Concert Hall Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2015

Instead of creating the expected for her 50th Anniversary Tour - a retrospective of her greatest hits - Twyla Tharp's restless spirit demanded she choreograph two brand new works for her troupe of 13 dancers. The Bass Concert Hall performance will showcase these two new dances, Preludes and Fugues and Yowzie.

Rika Okamoto Videos

BWW TV Flashback: Opening Night of COME FLY AWAY!
by Robert Diamond - Sep 5, 2010

COME FLY AWAY will conclude its Broadway run on Sunday, September 5 at the Marquis Theatre (1535 Broadway at 46th Street) after 26 previews and 187 regular performances. Conceived, choreographed, and directed by Tony Award-winner Twyla Tharp and featuring vocals by Frank Sinatra, COME FLY AWAY will launch a national tour in May, 2011 in Chicago. More details on this extensive, multi-city national tour will be announced at a later date.

STAGE TUBE: COME FLY AWAY Performs on SYTYCD!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 18, 2010

The critically acclaimed new Broadway musical COME FLY AWAY was be featured on the FOX television program 'So You Think You Can Dance' yesterday, June 17th. Tony Award nominees Karine Plantadit and Keith Roberts (nominated for Movin' Out) performed the show stopping number 'That's Life' during the program's first live results show of the season, which aired nationally at 9pm (8pm central).


Rika Okamoto Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Rika Okamoto been in?
Rika Okamoto has appeared on Broadway in 3 shows.

How many West End shows has Rika Okamoto been in?
Rika Okamoto has not appeared in the West End