Traditional Dances of Morocco

Traditional Dances of Morocco

Music and dance are an integral part of Moroccan life. During a trip to Morocco, you may witness processions of dancing villagers parading through the streets, or you might be kept awake late at night by the sound of rhythmic drums and the piercing ululations of wedding celebrations. While music and dance in Morocco can usually be categorized as indigenous Berber or classical Arab, you will also see and hear African, European and Jewish influences in these traditional art forms. Whatever the origins, dancing in Morocco has a long, storied heritage. (more…)

Stories in Moroccan Dance

The art of dance can tell a story. The beautiful movements are expressive forms of insight into thoughts and feelings as a story unfolds. This art form, also known as Moroccan Folklore, carries across tribal and language barriers throughout Morocco. (more…)