The Nathaniel Hunt Project

nourishing a legacy

about us

Founded by Nathaniel Hunt in 2018, The Nathaniel Hunt Project’s vision is to nourish a legacy of intimate relationships through movement that inspires change and inclusion through shared human experiences; and to impact the world through the lives of the communities we teach, work with, and collaborate alongside.


The Nathaniel Hunt Project is a global dance hub organization, comprised of the RISE: Summer Dance Intensive, the Choreography Performance Workshop, POP-UP Movement, and more. It has been founded to serve as an ever-growing organization that mentors, educates, and teaches young students through dance, uplift and represent the communities we sprouted from, and provide an opportunity for professional dancers to create and collaborate in a respectful, intimate, and invigorating working environment.


our founder


Nathaniel Hunt originally from Glen Burnie, MD graduated summa cum laude with a BFA in Dance from Long Island University - Brooklyn. He studied under scholarship at The Ailey School, Earl Mosley’s Institute for the Arts, and Joffrey Ballet School. Nathaniel is a recipient of a Maryland Distinguished Scholar of the Arts award and the Award for Excellence in the Arts Program from the National Society of Arts and Letters (in association with The Kennedy Center). His choreographic and guest artist teaching highlights include Bucknell University, Adaptations Dance Theater, Santa Fe College, and Maui Performing Arts Academy. He has been a member of Ailey II, Ballet Hispanico, Company XIV, Adaptations Dance Theater, Diversity of Dance, Zvidance, MBDance; and is currently performing with the Metropolitan Opera. He recently choreographed an original work for Peabody Preparatory at John Hopkins as well as created, mentored, and choreographed for the first All County Dance Performance Ensemble for Howard County Public School System. Nathaniel continues to perform diverse repertory, educate aspiring dancers, and create innovative work that strives to inspire, encourage, and connect with many audiences worldwide.

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