Leonard Boucher

 

Born 05 May 1920
London England

Died 26 June 2006
Harare Zimbabwe

Africa Address
Odette Lind (daughter)
18 Alveston Avenue
Borrowdale - Harare - Zimbabwe
Telephone/Fax 263 14 884663
e-mail lind@mweb.co.zw

Leonard had a varied and interesting career in ballet, films and writing. His CV is outlined below and links on this page are to photo galleries and web sites concerning his life and work.

 

Links:

The Janus Story

Makishi

Red Shoes - the Film and ballet

Helene Mladova

Baba Yaga

Alan Quatermain

The Lind Pages

 

 

 

Pinewood Studio - Borrowdale Harare
Here Leonard spent the last days of his life

Leonard as a dancer
Leonard's friends
Leonard's family
Photographs general
The end
(photographs of his cremation and burial

Leonard died in the Avenues Clinic, Harare, Zimbabwe, Africa after a long fight with senial dementure and a chest infection. His family were with him to the end and he was nursed at home for as long as possible.

His CV below outlines his work with links to relivent pages and sites.

TRAINING
Arts Educational Schools, London - Royal Academy - Royal Ballet - British Film Institute - BBC.

TEACHERS
Idzikowski, Sokolova, Kyasht, Danilova, Egorova, Espinosa, Kschessinskaya, Sergueff, Berisoff, Volkova.

SUBJECTS
Classical and Character Ballet, Mime, Drama, Music, Design, theatre History, Film and Television Production, Scripting, Make-up.

APPEARANCES - Leading roles

 With

:Lydia Kyasht Ballets Russes - International Ballet - Metropolitan Ballet - Birmingham Civic Ballet (USA) - British/American Ballet (USA) - BBC TV - Anglia TV - WPTA TV (USA)

CHOREOGRAPHY

For:

 REVIVALS FOR THEATRE AND TV 

 CHOREOGRAPHY FOR OPERA

Shock - Script and , presentation as Dr Meridian - weekly TV series. USA - sponsored by Lincoln Mercury Cars - World Record Sales.

A Time for Larry - RBC TV - Weekly TV series - Script/Direction.

Script, Production and Direction for the Film MAKISHI - Venice Film festival Award

Brussels Film Award for the Film The Janus Story.

Ballet Master for Fred Astaire Studios - Miami, Florida, USA

Teaching, Lectures on Ballet, Film, TV - Britain and USA

Three year contract with Ministry of Overseas Development - Senior Film Advisor - Ghana Film Industry Corporation

Three year contract with Crown Agents - Film Scriptwriter/Director - Zambia Film Unit

Contract with C A F U - Scriptwriter/Director - Films

 RADIO PLAYS PRODUCED - 60 and 90 minutes 

MANUSCRIPTS FOR FILM IN PROGRESS AT TIME OF DEATH:

 BOOKS:

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