"Your plays are great and the music you create is exceptional. I hope you continue to write many more musicals for the Jewish community in the U.S."

-- Nili Kosmal

Director of the Drama, Dance, Music, and Visual Arts division, Temple Emanu-El, Beverly Hills, California
"It was a pleasure to work on a contemporary Jewish Musical such as THE ROLE MODEL. The music is great and the kids are learning about Jewish history in a fun, creative way. There is such a need for this type of theater and I am delighted to have discovered Cara Freedman's work!"

-- Sasha Nanus

Director of New York Jewish Teen Theater, Jewish Community Center on the Upper West Side, New York

Jewish Rock Musicals by Cara Freedman

We Are Your Song America (A story of Ellis Island)
Quick Facts
  • Run Time: 1 hr, 30 min
  • Cast Size: 20-85
  • Age Range: 8-18
  • # of Songs: 12
This play brings to life the personal history of every participant -- be they in the cast, behind the scenes, or in the audience. The story begins... Full details
The Role Model
Quick Facts
  • Run Time: 1 hr, 15 min
  • Cast Size: 20-85
  • Age Range: 8-18
  • # of Songs: 12
In order for Evan to take part in his class project of a rock video, he must decide who his role model is... Full details
A Sign Upon Your Hand
Quick Facts
  • Run Time: 0 hr 40 min
  • Cast Size: 15-30
  • Age Range: 8-18
  • # of Songs: 3
This mini-musical was inspired by 17-year-old Adam Stone, a deaf teenager, and his relationship with his Jewish interpreter, along with his quest to pursue... Full details
A Symbol Of Chanukah
Quick Facts
  • Run Time: 0 hr 30 min
  • Cast Size: 20-85
  • Age Range: 6-12
  • # of Songs: 5
Take a musical journey with Seth, an American day school student, and Vladimir, a new Russian immigrant, as they watch the symbols... Full details
A Higher Ground
Quick Facts
  • Run Time: 1 hr, 50 min
  • Cast Size: 20-85
  • Age Range: 10-18
  • # of Songs: 12
An exciting musical based on lessons from the prophets and PIRKE AVOT, the wisdom of our ancestors, this show ultimately teaches each... Full details
The Tower
Quick Facts
  • Run Time: 1 hr, 15 min
  • Cast Size: 20-85
  • Age Range: 8-18
  • # of Songs: 11
Loosely based on The Tower of Babel, this fun and colorful show has an important message for everyone. The play starts out at... Full details
Esther
Quick Facts
  • Run Time: 1 hr, 0 min
  • Cast Size: 20-120
  • Age Range: 6-116
  • # of Songs: 14
Step into the royal castle in the land of Shushan and participate with King Ahashverosh, Queen Vashti, the humble Palace Guards, Queen... Full details