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This Syrian refugee uses ballet to create a message of peace

Dancing to Heal the Wounds of Civil War in Syria

For Ahmad Joudeh, growing up in Syria meant exposure to a brutal civil war that’s left deep physical and psychological scars. Amidst violence, dance was both his refuge and his death sentence. After the release of documentary on his life and inspiring dedication, Joudeh was invited to dance with the Dutch Ballet.

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Dancing to Heal the Wounds of Civil War in Syria

For Ahmad Joudeh, growing up in Syria meant exposure to a brutal civil war that’s left deep physical and psychological scars. Amidst violence, dance was both his refuge and his death sentence. After the release of documentary on his life and inspiring dedication, Joudeh was invited to dance with the Dutch Ballet.

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