As a freelance dancer Bakhtali has worked internationally with choreographers such as
Dadodans/Gaia Gonnelli, Gustavo Ramirez Sansano and Hofesh Shechter. At the Leipzig
Opera, she performed in Rosamund Gilmore’s production of the Ring of the Nibelungen.
Bakhtali choreographs her own pieces in interdisciplinary cooperation. Her choreography
“When Wishes Shift” was commissioned by Dance Base Edinburgh and performed at the
Robin Howard Theatre in London. In 2016, she collaborated for the first time with steptext
dance project in Helge Letonja’s “Zwei Giraffen Tanzen Tango – Bremer Schritte” (Two
Giraffes Dancing Tango – Bremer Steps). https://leilabakhtali.com