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The EPIC Program

Masterclasses Yoga Fusion

FRIDAY 21st

MOROCCAN TRIBE

8pm to 11pm

Al Maaden Golf and Resorts

with Kali G, the DJ and musical director of the festival, the gnawa musician Fehd Benchemsi, the singer Sonia Noor, the dancers Khalid Sansi (Gnaoua group) and Vandana Hart. Yoga teachers: Emmanuelle Cueff, Saloua Hachami, Lamonte Goode and Samuel Nwokeka.

A tribute to the Moroccan music and dance.
The opening night is a tribute to Moroccan artistic culture. The festival-goers will participate in a unique Master Class driven by the energy of Gnawas and trance inducing Arab vocals.

Saturday 22d

SAHARA SUNRISE

8am to 10am

Al Maaden Golf and Resorts

with the musical trio Blackfeet Orchestra, the hang pad player Manu Idhra, the singer Souha. Yoga teachers: Camila Harris, André Kunkel and Giulia Lops.

Sun Salutation and organic electro music.

This Master Class is a salutation between the yogi and the picturesque Marrakech sunrise. The accompanying musical experience invokes the sublime through an exquisite co-creation between electronic DJs and the more organic sounds of world music acoustics.

OPEN HEART

2pm to 5pm

Palais des Congrès Marrakech

with the artists Kali G, Manu Idhra, Zniber Moundir, the speaker Younes Lahiaoui -Talk with Maryam Montague (Project Soar) and Paige Elenson (Africa Yoga Project). Yoga teachers: Kenza Mekouar, Jérôme Boulenger and Devajeet Kaur.

The unforgettable Open Heart Experience.
Taking place in the Royal hall of the Palais des Congres in Marrakech, this Master Class will open with an immersive video presentation portraying the heart and soul of Project Soar Morocco and Africa Yoga Project followed by a beautiful talk about Yoga and Arts in the African development. Then a perfect mix of yoga and Indian music designed to open the hearts will unite Festival-goers.

BACK TO THE ROOTS

8pm to 11pm

Al Maaden Golf and Resorts

with the DJ Jo Kisila, the senegalese band Africa Bégué, the kora virtuoso Mbemba Diébaté, the dancer Vandana Hart, a fire show with Francesca Pietrosanti and Patrizio Piraino. Yoga teachers: Tarin Calmeyer, Lamonte Goode, Paige Elenson and Catherine Njeri.

The vibes of the African beats!
A more primordial and instinctual Master Class, this class is created to feel the Earth through the rhythm of tam-tams and the Festival fire ceremony. It’s a time to be inspired and present with the tribal side of Africa while living through an experiential journey invoking the spirit of some of the greatest eras of human history.

Sunday 23rd

REBIRTH

8am to 10am

Al Maaden Golf and Resorts

with the musician duo & yoga teachers Katherine and Dennis Lang, Moundir Zniber and Mantra singer Devajeet Kaur, the yoga teacher Kenza Benmoussa and the storyteller and poet Driss Alaoui.

Festival Closing: slow motion and relaxing practice.

A Master Class full of sweetness and poetry will close the Festival. Flow through the relaxing sounds of gongs and hang drums for a meditative yoga practice while being carried by some of the most beautiful poems from Africa and the Arab world.

OFF EPIC Yoga Festival

June 21st – FESTIVAL OPENING

International Yoga Day Programmation – Open Doors

Om Yoga Studio Marrakech at Mövenpick Hotel Marrakech

Room 1

10am Hatha yoga – Malika Zine

11.30am Aerial yoga – Dalila el Hassar

1pm Yoga ayurveda – Kenza Benmoussa

2.30pm Aerial restorative – Valérie Ohnona

4.00pm Aerial yoga – Dalila el  Hassar

Room 2

11am Teta Healing – Meriem Lahlou

12.30pm Kundalini Yoga – Johanna Berdugo

2.00pm Tantra Yoga – Susan Maria Slaoui

3.30pm Yoga Nidra – Aicha Azzaoui

5pm Yin yoga & Music – Dennis & Kathy Lang

Terrace

9.30am Kundalini yoga – Sandrine Fleury

11am Acro Yoga – Kamil & Gabe Scally

3pm Yoga dance – Elodie et Céline

4.30pm Yoga for women – Valérie Ohnona

Pool

9am SUP yoga & Meditation – Jeneva Leonard

10h30am SUP yoga & Meditation – Jeneva Leonard

June 23rd – Colorful closing day (Only for holders of the 3-day pass)

1.30 PM – 3 PM

Conference “How to harmonize your brain with your heart?”, by Moundir Zniber.

3 PM – 4.30 PM

CYBER YOGA Workshop, by Master Teacher Lamonte Goode – 300 MAD.

4.30 PM – 5.30

DANCE THERAPY Workshop, by Saloua Hachami

5.30 – 6.30 PM

SOUND HEALING Workshop, by yogini Devajeet Kaur

Epic Yoga Festival SOUK

Concept & Zen store

Friday : 5pm to 10pm / Saturday : 8am to 12pm & 5pm to 10pm /Sunday : 8am to 12pm

Al Maaden Golf and Resorts

Marrakchi SOUK!

We gather together “la crème de la crème” of local brand and craftsmen in one wonderful place to create an amazing SOUK where you will be able to enjoy a relaxing experience – massage, Berber make up, henna, African hairdressing etc… – in the ZEN part;  walking around the trendy clothes and accessories of the CONCEPT STORE part and listening the brand stories by the craftsmen themselves or just get dressed by the famous brand Moroccan Touch and make a cliche souvenir in their PHOTO BOOTH!

Joana Choumali, Mme. Djeneba Haabre, "la dernière génération" (2013 – 2014 Impression sur papier Baryté, 90 x 60 cm)

The Artistic experience

In Partnership with the Museum of African Contemporary Art Al Maaden: MACAAL.
Known for curating galleries with some of the most promising and talented contemporary African artists, the MACAAL will present an exhibition dedicated to the work of artists engaged in the development of Africa.

Epic Kids

Because our children are the future of this world, EPIC Yoga Festival is providing children with their own multi-sensorial experiences.
Artists, yoga teachers and musicians will offer fun and engaging programs for children over 4 years old.
A small glimpse into the EPIC Kids program: games around African music, pottery and painting, tribal make-up, african jewelry making, kids yoga and more…

Discover the EPIC Kids Program

Four Venues in Marrakech, Unlimited Experiences Within

Over the course of three days, the participants will flow from an exquisitely curated master class in either the Golf Al Maaden or the Palais des Congres to inspirational yoga practice or artistic discovery at the Museum of African Contemporary Art Al Maaden: MACAAL. There will be ample opportunity to enjoy entertainment meant to spark the imagination along the way plus an array of smaller classes and workshops at the Om Yoga Studio in the Mövenpick Marrakech.

MACAAL

The Museum of African Contemporary Art Al Maaden is an official partner of EPIC Yoga Festival, hosting multiple master classes on their impeccable grounds while lending their expertise in curation of all magical artistic exhibitions seen throughout the festival experience.

Palais des Congrès

The beautiful, well-curated property boasting a ballroom, auditorium, exhibition space, and more, will allow the participants to easily follow all of the program events in a grand setting.
The adjacent Movenpick Hotel facilities will connect with fellow participants, influencers, change-makers and yoga teachers. Each evening will be closed with a festive gathering or performance encouraging a joyful ending to an undeniably inspiring day.

Om Yoga Studio

Om Yoga studios are a safe haven of well-being and personal growth found in symbiotic coexistence with the bustling city lifestyles of Marrakech and Casablanca. More than just a yoga center, OM Yoga aims to be an exceptional space for those who are looking for and want to share the art of healthy, holistic, peaceful and joyful living. Om Yoga is the official yoga experience organizer of EPIC Yoga Festival.

Al Maaden Golf Resorts

Al Maaden Golf Resorts is the first park of monumental sculptures in Africa. At the heart of a hilly countryside, facing the Atlas Mountains, the golf melts in a fabulous wooded setting with regular curves, alternating plains and landforms. As an official partner of EPIC Yoga Festival, Al Maaden is hosting the outdoor Yoga Fusion Master classes and one our host hotel for the event.