The Moroccan Association of friends of la Palmera (AMAN) has taken charge of the preservation of the musical heritage of the ochre city that recalls his African roots. This 3rd Edition will enjoy an opening towards other similar Moroccan rhythms, such as the Demnat Dakka or of Taroudant. 5. International festival of laughter from the creators of this festival Marrakech want to relive, in its 4th edition of December 2009, the dynamics of laughter and humor and offer chance to shine to young unknown artists. In this sense, comedians, actors and singers, as well as directors and TV producers, writers or simple curious gather from all corners of the world to share his interest in humor, laughter and the Comedy over three days.
Twenty comedians from France, Belgium and Morocco are participating in this event, which also held a competition for young talents. A wide variety of shows, including monologues, animation, burlesque numbers, dance, concerts, games, gags and even shows for kids. 6 SUN Festival National Festival of young people and music of Marrakech (FNDJEM) this second edition of the Sun Festival in June 2009 is a valuable springboard for young talent through competitions, workshops and awards. This original festival, unique and eclectic brings together some 250 young artists and a hundred of musicians enshrined in the Moroccan alternative scene, and will host all kinds of styles and musical influences: traditional gnawa musicians, rap and hip hop French and Moroccan, rock, electro, folk, pop, Rn B, house, fusion, etc. 7. International Festival of Contemporary dance in Marrakech On Marche the 4th edition of this cultural event, held in January 2008, welcomed dancers and choreographers from various countries, including Spain, Japan, USA, Korea of the South, Greece, Ivory Coast, Norway, Iran, Burkina Faso and France. In addition to the performances of dance and performances, the festival also offers workshops and roundtables, as well as film screenings and dance videos, for para poder be able to well respond to the interest and bring the dance to a wider audience and allow greater dissemination of different artistic genres included in the festival program.