Torn

Yehoshua (Josh) Cohen, a yeshiva high school student from a prominent religious family, deals with the challenge of living an Orthodox life in the modern world. In the midst of a crisis, he ventures out on a tumultuous journey to the outside world, questioning his religious convictions while struggling to find his way.

The play addresses the dilemmas of religious teenagers seeking to resolve their religious conflicts while building their personal identity.

* The program is recommended for 10th - 12th grade students, parents, teachers, community educators and anyone who is interested in education.

"This is an exceptional play that portrays the educational problems that challenge our generation." -from Rabbi Shlomo Riskin's recommendation

Writer:
Shuli Rand
Director:
Shuli Rand
Performer:
Joseph Fackenheim
Duration:
60 minutes