Creations




"…Yet having followed this dancer’s work for almost twenty years and now, seeing the Trianon theatre jam-packed with a largely feminine audience, one can but feel that her artistic commitment has not been in vain". Dominique Frétard (Le Monde 06/03/2003)

Choreographic pieces have toured around the world- USA, Canada, Europe, Asia, North Africa, Middle East, etc.













"ZIKRAYAT" – TRIBUTE TO OM KALSOUM


Choreography for 9 dancers
World première at the Mogador theatre, Paris, France

Sponsors : Centre de Danse du Marais - Sport Cover


IN THE TRAIL OF THE GHAWAZEE


Choreography for 1 dancer and the Musicians of the Nile (7 musicians)
Commissioned by the Skirball theatre (New York) and the Royce Hall Theater, UCLA, Los Angeles, USA


THE ORIENT OF A DANCER – DREAMS ON THE NILE


Choreography for 1 dancer and 14 musicians
Commissioned by Institut du Monde Arabe, Paris, France


NOMADS


Choreography for 1 dancer

World première at Café de la Danse theatre, Paris, France

GREAT WOMEN OF THE CINEMA - CLEOPATRA


Choreography for 18 dancers
Commissioned by Cité de la Musique, Paris, France


YA SALAM


Choreography for 1 dancer
World première at Théâtre des Bouffes du Nord, Paris, France


AQUARELLES


Choreography for 1 dancer and 8 musicians
Music composed and arranged by Muhammad Sultan
Commissioned by Théâtre du Rond Point des Champs Elysées,Paris, France
World première


ALADIN


Choreography for 40 dancers
Commissioned by Disneyland, Paris, France


IN SEARCH OF TANIT


Choreography for 1 dancer
Commissioned by Scène Nationale, Le Mans, France


BALLADE IN RHYTHM AND BLUES


Choreography for 1 dancer
Commissioned by Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin, Germany


DANCE OF THE SEVEN VEILS


Choreography for 1 dancer and 5 musicians
World première at Festival de Lille, France


Choreographer and soloist : Leila Haddad
THEATRE

The Zulu and Barkane theatres-
Shaka Zulu
Mandela
La jungle en béton
L’arme à l’oeil
Leila Haddad toured with the theatres in acting, singing and dancing roles
in France, England, Belgium, Holland and Germany


Othello A play by Hans Peter Kloos
Dancing and acting roles
Commissioned by Théâtre de Bobigny
Toured in France












FILM

“La goutte d’or”, a film by Marcel Bluwal (from the novel by Michel Tournier)
In the role of the dancer Zeit Zoubeida


“L’homme voilé”, a film by Maroun Baghdadi
A dancing role



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