"What I most look forward to on my wedding day is walking up, standing at our altar, and looking into his most incredible, twinkling eyes," she said."I cannot think of a bigger treat than that." The couple were married in a small ceremony at the Mar-a-Lago Club in front of 50 guests.On their special day, the newlyweds were serenaded by a string quartet led by her nephew Will and his wife Heidi, both concert violinists.At the reception there was plenty of dancing with the music list including "everything from Michael Bublé and Steve Tyrell, to Seventies classics, to current hits, with a big dash of romance thrown in".Niemi said, "It was basically based on our experiences as concert dancers in New York, and it affected people a lot." with Swayze and co-starred in Beat Angel (2004).Niemi also appeared in Letters from a Killer, Next of Kin, Younger and Younger, Live! She once again directed her husband, this time in an episode of his TV series The Beast.Lisa Niemi got quite a Christmas present this year.
“We’ll dance to everything from Michael Buble and Steve Tyrell, to 70’s classics, to current hits, with a big dash of romance thrown in,” she enthused.They were married for 34 years, from 1975 until his death in 2009.Lisa Anne Haapaniemi was born in Houston, Texas, the only daughter of six children born to Edmond Haapaniemi, then Director of Water Safety Services at the Red Cross, and registered nurse Karin Haapaniemi One Last Dance was based on Without a Word, a successful play written 18 years before which had won six Drama Critics Awards.She wore an Oscar de la Renta gown while the 58-year-old groom wore an Ermenegildo Zegna dinner jacket with custom slacks.They were serenaded by a string quartet playing Haydn and Mozart which was put together by Niemi’s nephew, Will and his wife Heidi, both concert violinists.