In the Rite II: Solo, composed for a single body with a polyphonic vocal score by Shoeb Ahmed, was commissioned by the dance-maker and performer Laura Boynes in 2018. It investigates feminine experience through conceptions of resilience, inconvenient space and agency.
The work premiered at the Heath Ledger Theatre, State Theatre Centre of WA in August 2019.
Choreography: Adelina Larsson
Composition and Vocals: Shoeb Ahmad
Dramaturgy: Anthony Coxeter
Performer: Laura Boynes
Lighting design: Chris Donnely
Producer: Libby Klysz