Antoine took his first dance class when he was 18 years old. He studied under such great teachers/choreographers as Joe Lanteri, A.C Cuila, Joey Dowling, Mark Meismer, and Jason Parsons. At the age of 20, Antoine started the dance company Independent Dance Xtreme where he was Artistic Director. His choreography won numerous High Point awards at both the regional and national levels. At the age of 22, he won a total of 8 choreography awards including one presented by world-renowned choreographer Brian Friedman. Antoine’s students have gone on to be professional dancers and have also been featured on Fox’s TV show So You Think You Can Dance. Antoine was one of Arizona’s most requested teacher/choreographers. His passion for teaching was like no other.