Diane Renée Rodríguez
Multi-skilled artist Diane Renée Rodriguez was born in Florida where she was submerged in music, dance, and musical theatre before attending Montréal's National Circus School.
She specializes in two main disciplines: dance-trapeze and boleadoras. She has performed Internationally as a circus artist and dancer with companies such as Cirque Plume
Cirque Eloize, Aldebert, TigerPalast Varieté, to name a few.
Impassioned artist with extensive professional experience, Diane has enjoyed creating multi-disciplinary shows with talented dancers, musicians, and directors who have spun her around the globe. Diane is based in Paris and is delighted to explore new projects where her numerous skills may nourish the artistic process.
photo: Gab Andre Photographie
D i a n e R e n é e R o d r í g u e z
Height: 5’6 (170cm) Hair: Brown Eyes: Brown
WorkPermit:USA/Europe , English, French, Spanish
E D U C A TI O N
Graduated 2010 The National Circus School of Montréal, Specialty: dance-trapeze
Honours Graduate 2005 Miami-Dade College Associate in Arts Degree
Honours Graduate 2003 Blake High School of the Arts, Musical Theatre program, Tampa, Florida
2000-2002 Karl and DiMarco Theatre and Dance School Tampa, Florida
S T AG E
2021-2022 TigerPalast Varieté (Frankfurt) boleadoras solo act
2019-2020 Folie Douce Hotels (Chamonix) dance-trapeze with counter-weight technician, aerial hoop
2018-2019 Aldebert Tournée Zénith Enfantillage 3 (Europe) dance-trapeze, tap dance, juggling on roller blades
2016-2017 Cirque Romanès (France) dance-trapeze, boleadoras, tzigane dance
2013-2016 Cirque Plume: Tempus Fugit? (International Tour) dance-trapeze, boleadoras, ensemble
2010-2013 Cirque Plume L’atelier du peintre (International Tour) dance trapeze, dance, ensemble
2010 The National Circus School of Montréal @ La TOHU dance-trapeze, acrobatics, dance, ensemble
Journal de bord, directed by Guy Alloucherie
E V E NT S
2019 Disneyland Rock N’Roll Festival with The Satin Dollz. tap/jazz dancer (Paris)
2019 Cirque Eloize Le Jardin de Roses with Proyecto EnLaZos. Boleadoras duo, dance-trapeze (Montréal)
2017 Party Like Gatsby at Cabaret Sauvage with The Satin Dollz. tap/jazz dancer (Paris)
2014 Festival Nacional de la Salamanca/Chacarera dancer with Danza Así company (La Banda, Santiago del Estero, Argentina)
R E S E A R C H & S H O W C R E A T I O N
2019 Solo Act Creation: Boleadoras con silencio (Berlin)
Directed by Peter Sweet, Choreographed by Diane
2019 Desde el Tiempo Argentine Folkloric dance show, co-created with Omarcito Silva (Paris)
Performance at Bateau des Fous: Festival Mondial des Théâtres de Marionettes, 2019
2017-2018 Proyecto EnLaZos Argentine dance show, co-created with Luis Lopez (Europe, Montréal)
Performances at Cirque Eloize Soirée Benefice, Bailongo Tango Festival Montréal, 2019
2018 Research and performances for Ariane Oechsner’s Master Studies in Choreography (Europe)
Presentation at Codarts Rotterdam University of the Arts
2015 IN/Pulso Inter-disciplinary Folkloric dance show (Argentina)
Co-creation with companies Danza Asi and Cuerpos sin Codigos, (Santiago del Estero, Argentina)
Performances at Cine Teatro Renzi and Teatro La Casa with a cast of 16 musicians and dancers.
P R O F E S S I O N A L S T U D Y & O T H E R S K I L L S
2020 Campus Univers Cascade 2-week professional stunt training for cinema and stage shows (Le Cateau-Cambrésis)
2019 Professional immersive with Yohann Bourgeois. Acrobatic free-fall on prototype structure used in show Requiem (Grenoble)
2016 International School of Theatre Jacques Lecoq, Intensive Mask workshop for professionals, “Play and Mask” (Paris)
2014 Virtuosity Intensive, Marais Dance School (Graham, classical), Maggie Bogaart & Ghislain de Compreignac (Paris)
2012-2015 Intensive months of study, Folkloric dance and music with Cesar Omar Silva (La Banda, Santiago del Estero, Argentina)
2007-2008 Boleadoras workshops with Luis Lopez, (Montréal)
2004-2005 Argentine Tango workshops, Osvaldo Zotto & Lorena Ermocida, Juan Carlos Copes, Facundo & Kelly Posadas (Miami)
2004 Intensive Flamenco dance study, “El Amor de Dios” School with Merche Esmeralda, Candela Soto, Antonio Reyes (Madrid)
2002 Vocal study, Gulf Coast Youth Choir, Directed by Dr. Lynne Gackle. Ensemble featured at Carnegie Hall in NYC (Tampa)
Music: Bombo Legüero (Argentine percussion), guitar, violin, singing
Stunt/Sports: Water ski, free-diving, tennis, roller-blading, stage-combat.
Circus: Dance-Trapeze, aerial fabric, aerial hoop, pole-dance, Chinese pole, juggling.
Dance: Argentine tango, boleadoras, salsa, swing, lindy-hop, tap, jazz, ballroom, flamenco, strip-tease!