Snow Q - actor
Crow, Kai, Gerda - 2018 - 2020
Snow Q is a poetry play written by Maria Jastrzebska, exploring themes of isolation and depression in context of 'Snow Queen'. Initial exploration had Rita play all the roles (Gerda, Kai and Crow) in a live installation in Regency Town House Annexe in Brighton (21.12.2018.). Following that, the play went on tour in February 2020, performing in Birmigham, Brighton, London, Lewes and Portsmouth. There are also poetry films with Rita's voiceover available.
Working Class Artists Away Weekend - R&D, January 2019
This initial meeting called by Scottee and organised by Katie Cooper gave rise to Working Class Artist Collective. It took place at The Metal in Peterborough and was a discussion about how British theatre conceives of and pushes out working class voices from discussion, participation and creative engagement.
F*cking European, solo performer - 2017 - 2018
F*cking European - this solo show on the topic of European condition in Brexit Britain was premiered at Camden Comedy Club in November 2017. It then further transferred to Theatre Royal Stratford East, where it played several performances as part of Stronger Than Fear Festival in February 2018. See more here.
Fuck It, I'm Thirty,
solo performer - 2017
Fuck It, I'm Thirty was Rita's first solo show, coinciding with their 30th birthday. A high energy comedy romp, with some poignant emotional twists, it describes an adolescence to which the artist "wouldn't go back if you paid me" and spending their twenties trying to make sense of things. Starting with Robbie Williams' "Let Me Entertain You" and proceeding to do just that! See more here.