Sudheer Rikhari is an M.A. in Hindustani Classical Vocal from Khairagarh University and also holds Sangeet Shiromani Diploma from Delhi University and Sangeet Visharad Pratham from Gandharva Mahavidyalaya, Delhi and a degree of B.Sc from Delhi Universiy.
He has performed as the lead singer in the bands Indian Ocean and Sanidhya and is currently the lead singer in the band Susmit Sen Chronicles. He has been the music director for many films like Rajula, Well is Well, Wapsi (short film), The Fourth Idiot, Hello India and plays like Bol ke lab azaad hain tere, Kabira khada bazaar mein, Begum ka takia, Rasagandharva, Gadhey ki baraat, Surya ki antim Kiran se pehli kiran tak, Romeo Juliet, Mangal Pandey and many other. He has also been the music director for the prestigious audio video tour on Bapu’s life for Mahatma Mandir Museum, Ahmedabad.
He has been the visiting faculty for music in Jamia Milia Islamia and State Institute of Film and Television, Rohtak.
As an actor, Sudheer has worked in the Sri Ram Centre Repertory and as a theatre teacher in the T.I.E company of National School of Drama. He has been the lead actor for the leading productions of Company Theatre and has performed lead roles in about sixty plays including Atul Kumar’s "Piya Behrupiya" and "Khwaab Sa", "Dhruvswamini", "Kabira khada bazaar mein", "Julius Ceaser", "Kagaar ki Aag" and has travelled with his performances to countries like Australia, China, Serbia, Taiwan etc.
He has also directed many plays and has conducted many theatre workshops. He has been awarded with the award for Best Director at All India Theatre Festival in BITS Pilani, the Best Actor Award at B.V. Karanth Theatre Festival in the National School of Drama and also the Award for the Best Singer of Uttarakhand.