Marriott Theatre credits include: Mamma Mia!, How to Succeed..., Mary Poppins (Miss Smythe), 9 to 5 (Maria), 42nd Street (Anytime Annie), A Chorus Line (Sheila replacement), The Music Man (Alma Hix), Grease (Cha Cha), White Christmas (Rita), and 20 other mainstage and TYA productions.
Ericka has been performing in Chicago theaters for 16 years. She has performed 27 shows at the Marriott Theatre! She has also performed at The Rosemont Theatre (Radio City Christmas Spectacular), Chicago Shakespeare Theatre (Seussical the Musical; The Adventures of Pinocchio—world premiere), The Paramount Theatre (Cats; A Christmas Story; Hairspray), Writer’s Theatre in Glencoe (Sweet Charity), Drury Lane Oakbrook, Theatre at the Center, Peninsula Players (Velma in Chicago) and the Lyric Opera of Chicago (Ellie in Showboat; Oklahoma!). Ericka has served as Associate Director/Choreographer for such shows as: Ride the Cyclone (both Off Broadway at MCC Theatre and at Chicago Shakespeare Theatre’s U.S. premiere), Diary of a Wimpy Kid the Musical (Children’s Theatre Company, Minneapolis, World Premiere), The Little Mermaid (Chicago Shakespeare Theatre), Alice’s Rock and Roll Adventure (Chicago Children’s Theatre, World Premiere) and Company (Writer’s Theatre) as well as area high schools, colleges, community theaters, trade show events, and commercials. Ericka has been an Adjunct Professor of Ballet and taught master classes at Elmhurst College, Loyola College, Northwestern University and The Joffrey Ballet. She is a voiceover artist for companies such as Motorola, ESPN, Embassy Suites, John Frieda and The American Dental Association and as a singer/songwriter, Ericka has performed her original tunes at several Chicagoland venues. Proud member of AEA, AGMA, and AGVA.