Regional credits for actor and singer Sharon Rietkerk  include Emma, Marry Me A Little (Theater Bay Area Award), Little Women, and The Secret Garden at TheatreWorks Silicon Valley; Candida in A Minister’s Wife at San Jose Repertory Theater; The Illusion and Gunmetal Blues at North Coast Repertory Theater; Mabel in The Pirates of Penzance with San Francisco Opera Guild; Billie Dawn in Born Yesterday, Life Could Be a DreamRumors, and Xanadu at CenterRepertory Theatre; Marian in The Music Man with South Coast Symphony; and Little MeNymph Errant, and Strike up the Band with 42nd Street Moon. She studied at the University of California, Irvine.