Rodney Diverlus is a Haitian multidisciplinary performer, dancer, choreographer, storyteller, curator, and a founder of Black Lives Matter Toronto.
As a performer, Rodney has worked with IFT/Obsidian Theatre, ReActive Dance Theatre, Wind in Leaves Collective, Gadfly, KasheDance, Marie-Josee Chartier, and with a wide array of choreographers. Rodney’s other performance credits include: Maelstrom (MOonhORsE Dance Theatre), Hairspray (Hammer Entertainment), the Canadian Premier of High School Musical 2 (Silvermist Productions), and the 2015 Pan American Games Closing Ceremonies.
Rodney is also a storyteller, writer and community organizer. His writing has been published by the Toronto Star, Globe & Mail, Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives and recently as a consulting author to Artistic Citizenship: Artistry, Social Responsibility and Ethical Practice, published by Oxford University Press. Rodney is a graduate of Ryerson University (Performance Dance program).

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