Antonique did not go to college but she did take a few classes at the NYC School of Film and Television.
Antonique considers Aretha Franklin, Whitney Houston, and Celine Dion as musical influences.
Of all the people in the Rent cast that were with Antonique, she considers Justin Johnston as the one she was closest to.
Antonique's sister has ACC condition (agenesis corpus collosum) and Antonique supports ACC awareness and helping kids with the condition.
Antonique sang Saving All My Love For You by Whitney Houston for her Rent audition.
Antonique's favorite hot spot to eat at in NY is Mr. Chow.
Antonique's first celebrity crush was Michael Jackson.
Antonique does not smoke or drink.
While playing Mimi in Rent, Antonique was also an understudy for the role of Maureen.
Antonique did not enjoy the film version of Rent.
Antonique's nickname is "Nique."
Antonique sang in her church choir and performed in school plays.
Antonique loves the shows Grey's Anatomy, Desperate Housewives, and Curb Your Enthusiasm.
Antonique performed in a 10th Anniversary RENT benefit concert, she sang "All By Myself" at XL, and "O, Holy Night" in Glen Burtnik's Xmas Xtravaganza.
Antonique grew up in a religious family with her mother, father, and a special needs sister, Antonia. Antonique is very close to Antonia.
Antonique played Mimi, an HIV-positve S&M dancer, in Broadway's smash hit Rent. She was in Rent for over three years (ending in 2007), starting out as Mimi's understudy and then taking over the role.
Antonique has sung background vocals for Whitney Houston, Queen Latifah and the R&B group Next.
Antonique is the voice of Virgil Mobile.
Antonique Smith: I mostly write by myself. I don't mind co-writing.
Antonique Smith: It's always fun to do the show (Rent), and it's really wild when celebrities come to see it.