Breaux also choreographed the films “Huckleberry Finn,” “The Slipper and the Rose: The Story of Cinderella” and the notorious Mae West starrer “Sextette” as well as the TV movies “Fol-de-Rol” and “Of Thee I Sing.”
He frequently worked with Dee Dee Wood, his wife of many years, but they eventually went their separate ways.
The Breauxs were choreographing for television — credits included “The Andy Williams Show” and the Judy Garland special “Judy and Her Guests, Phil Silvers and Robert Goulet” — when Dick Van Dyke, who had worked with them on “The Jack Benny Show,” recommended them to Walt Disney for “Mary Poppins.”
Breaux started in showbiz as a dancer on Broadway. His first show was ”Look, Ma, I’m Dancin’!” Born in Carencro,