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During the late Gene Boucher who died earlier this year we take a look back at the life accomplishments and contributions of this pioneering dance teacher performer entrepreneur and tireless advocate for the arts.
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This Sunday dancers will take the stage at the Broadway Palm Dinner Theatre for a festival of dance honoring the late Gene Boucher Jeanne passed away earlier this year she found a dance in Fort Myers. In 1951 and over a teaching career that spanned 7 decades she and part of her love of dance to thousands of students ahead of this weekend’s tribute performances will explore both shows life accomplishments and contributions Plus Fort Myers on high energy rock band the electric mud performs live in studio just ahead of the band’s first national tour .
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This is golf Coast live from WGC you news I’m John Davis. Thanks for joining us . Gritty soulful vocals dizzying twin guitars and a punishing rhythm section . That’s what’s in store for our show later this hour when we hear Fort Myers own rock and roll band the electric mud perform live in studio just before they hit the road on their first national tour but first dancers take the stage this Sunday June 24th at the Broadway Palm Dinner Theatre here in Fort Myers . For a festival of dance performances in honor of the late Gene Boucher Jeanne or Mrs. as she was called died in February at the age of 89 she was a pioneering dance instructor entrepreneur and named a grande dame Jeanne Boucher founded the dance Boucher studio in Fort Myers . In 1951 and taught thousands of students in the forms of ballet , tap modern hip-hop , jazz and others over a teaching career that spanned 7 decades before opening the studio she performed with the New York City Ballet and the Rockettes in the 1940s she was also known locally for her tireless advocacy for the Performing Arts ahead of this Sunday’s tribute performance Bashir’s daughter Elise joins us in studio for a preview of this Sunday’s upcoming tribute festival as we look back on the life accomplishments and contributions of this remarkable woman at least now directs and teaches at the studio that her mother founded her own talent has earned her scholarships to the Joffrey Ballet in the NYU Tisch School for the Arts , she’s performed and toured internationally with dance companies including Mark Morris Rachel Lambert and it may O’Donnell and brings a mastery of a variety of dance styles to her students . Thanks so much for joining us . Welcome to golf course live . Thank you so much . It’s a pleasure to be here and I invite listeners to join the conversation as well the you take dance classes from Jeanne Boucher or work with her and Arts Advocacy endeavors , give us a call now and share your experiences and of appreciation phone lines are open at 877-428-8255 that’s 8-7 7 GC you talk on Facebook . We’re at WGC you public media on Twitter . We’re at WGC you use the hashtag GC and I wanted to start our conversation . You know , but some of your insights from the perspective of being Jean’s daughter . I mean there’s one might imagine your own dance training of course started with her . Do you recall how old you were with when that began .
Oh well I do know the story. Okay . The story is that I was probably 2 or 3 something very small and we lived in a wood-frame Florida House upon upon pile .