| JUNE 2018 | 

Breaking Ground is a vital development festival that hosts playwrights + their new writing in development.  The festival is a platform for new ideas + stories within a mana Māori, mana Pasifika kaupapa.

Previously known as the Matariki Development Festival, Breaking Ground will commence a new evolution – marking a vision to better serve the Māori + Pasifika creative industry in Aotearoa New Zealand.

A responsive platform, Breaking Ground creates focus on the development of local Māori + Pasifika writers, as well as introduce global indigenous playwrights to Wellington and Aotearoa New Zealand.


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