Dance, performances, concerts, cinema and exhibitions are part of the programme of the Festival de Marseille that spreads throughout the city of Marseille from mid-June to mid-July.
The Festival brings together audiences and artists from here and from elsewhere, interacting with its plural city.
Diverse, festive and international, the Festival de Marseille reflects the energy and vibrancy of the City of Marseille. He connects the artistic vitality of the territory to international projects, art to audiences, Marseille to the world.
The Festival fosters cooperation within a young generation of artists based locally and from the Mediterranean basin or the Comoros. It presents transcontinental productions that tackle the issues of contemporary changes, and initiate processes involving the inhabitants to creative processes.
By combining local and international influences, gathering emerging artists and recognized authors of the contemporary scene and offering a programme driven by artistic excellence yet approachable, the Festival de Marseille aims to sharing and bringing people together. It especially targets young people and new audiences.