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Breaking Walls 2018 Fundraising Eveing!

Breaking Walls 2018 Santiago is thrilled to announce our 2018 Annual Fundraising Evening! Here’s why — in these troubling times Breaking Walls 2018 Santiago will embrace the theme: “The Thirst for Truth – Words Matter”. To illustrate the power of words Stars & Change-Makers Paola Lazaro – Playwright & Kurt …


Breaking Walls Arts Education Workshop 2017 Berlin

Breaking Walls is proud to announce our first international In-School Arts Education Workshop at the Paula Feurst Schule in Berlin, Germany. Our collaboration with 40 English Language Learners, ages 14 -16, culminates in a public presentation on Wednesday, November 22, 2018. In the words of 2017 Berlin artist, “Look, like …

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Breaking Walls 2018 Santiago

Breaking Walls is an annual, global youth empowerment Boot Camp — using creative writing and theatrical performance to build global peace and acceptance. Young people from all over our world, representing many cultures, religions, socio-economic conditions, sexual orientations, educational levels and status as immigrants and refugees, discover their voice to …


Breaking Walls 2017 Cape Town

Breaking Walls and its partner Rainbow Dreams Trust premiered their third annual creative writing, performance and peace-building initiative in Cape Town on October 4 through 8 in Noordhoek. The Breaking Walls Program brought together twenty-four young artists from different backgrounds in order to “break down” their “personal walls” and the …


2017 Cape Town – Day One!!

We are so pleased, and very proud to share how truly magical Day One was at our 2017 Breaking Walls Initiative was in Cape Town. Enjoy these images as we Ensemble-Build, Write and learn how to drum- SA-Style! ​ Sending you all our love!! xoxo  


2017 International Day of Peace at the United Nations

Breaking Walls director/founder, Fran Tarr, is so pleased and proud to share with you that Brooklyn artist, Britani’s, presentation at the 2017 International Day of Peace Youth Assembly at the United Nations was as stellar as she is. Britani knocked it out-of-the-park for Breaking Walls! Here is Britani’s presentation: Britani

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Breaking Walls 2017 Cape Town – A Voyage of Kindness

Breaking Walls in participating in KIND Causes – a program from The KIND Foundation that supports ideas aimed at making the world a little kinder. Each month, The KIND Foundation grants $10,000 to people spreading kindness to those in need. The entry that receives the most votes will unlock the funding. …


2017 Warsaw Artist – Iza

I am Izabela, and I would like to talk about my close encounter with Breaking Walls and my new friends. During Breaking Wall’s two-week project, I have seen more and more interesting people than in recent years. It’s an amazing feeling – sharing one space with peers from such far …


Thank You Wellness Team

Breaking Walls were honored to have the Global Health Organization join us in Warsaw, Poland. Their advice, mentoring and enthusiastic participation was invaluable. Photo by:  Anna Vilarru