North emblematic dance and especially Trujillo, its capital.
The Marinera is agile, elegant, free, happy and spontaneous.
It shows throughout the dance a loving flirtation in which the lady flirts with mischief, cunning, intelligence and insinuation expressing affection, while courting male, accompanies, lies in wait and conquer your partner. The costumes that wear are unique to each village.
Thus movements contents of the marinera dance that is performed in small spaces become larger spaces winning brightness and demanding a proper composition, a choreography.