Northern Atlantic Coast entertainment

Top Choice Theatre in Casablanca

Grand Théâtre de Casablanca

About to open at the time of research, this dazzlingly white, uber-contemporary structure designed by a Pritzker Prize-winning architect dominates one of Casablanca's most popular squares. The largest theatre in Afr…
Arts Centre in Essaouira

Dar Souiri

This beautifully restored medina mansion is the headquarters of the Association Essaouira-Mogador, and plays host to regular art exhibitions, cultural events and concerts throughout the year, including around the Pr…
Cinema in Casablanca

Cinéma Rialto

One of the city's must-see architectural gems, this two-tier cinema built in 1929, has been saved and restored to its former art deco splendour, including plush red seating. It's still a functioning single-screen ci…
Cinema in Rabat

Cinéma Renaissance

Built in the 1930s, this lovely art deco building was a theatre before being restored and turned in to a cinema, cultural space and cafe. It shows Hollywood flicks and art house films, and plays host to cinema clubs…
Arts Centre in Essaouira

Institut Français Essaouira

This cultural centre hosts exhibitions, concerts and performances by Moroccan and French artists and musicians, along with arthouse films. They also offer French language courses for all abilities.