Antoine Hunter

photo by photo: Weidong Yang


Antoine Hunter is an African American Deaf and Hard of Hearing Choreographer, Dancer, Dance instructor, model, actor and poet. Hunter was born deaf and was raised Oakland, California and began dancing with Dawn James at Skyline High School. He has studied West African Dance with Master C.K. and Betty Ladzekpo, and studied at the Paul Taylor Summer Intensives in 2003 and 2004 as full scholarship. He is a lover to dance. You may had seen him in commercial or music video. Had performed and taught all over USA and all over the world such as, Rome, London, Cuba, Africa and so on. Antoine directs Urban Jazz Dance Company. URBAN is a convergence of artistic forces, where the RAW energy, ROOTED in FREEDOM, and syncopation of URBAN jazz is expressed through athletic BODY, unique lyrical blend, and UNCONTROLLABLE PASSIONATE BOMBTASTIC dance. THE COMPANY IS RESIDENT IN OAKLAND, CA. ITS MISSION TO SHOW THE WORLD, NO MATTER WHERE they ARE, WHO THEY ARE; THEY TOO CAN REACH YOUR DREAMS.


California School for the Deaf

39350 Gallaudet DR Fremont CA


the fuse box

2311A Magnolia Street Oakland CA 94607


Yerba Buena Gardens /

Top of the Fountain San Francisco CA


Cuban Cribe Festival

San Francisco CA

Danced with Urban Jazz Dance Company