Jewish Specialty Camps

First Stop, Broadway

A new performing arts summer camp for Orthodox girls takes the stage.

Staff Writer

When Sari Kahn was growing up in North Miami Beach, Fla., she starred in “The Skin of Her Teeth,” and “You Can’t Take It With You.” She was a doo-wop girl in “Little Shop of Horrors” and hammed it up as Mrs. Sowerberry in “Oliver.” Her twin girls aren’t so lucky.

Future Maor camper Risa Harris, in the dressing room before a performance last summer at Kol Neshama, an L.A.-based arts camp.

‘Specialty’ Camp Boom

Associate Editor

Less than three years after five Jewish “specialty” camps opened their cabin doors, the Foundation for Jewish Camp will help launch four, possibly five, additional special-themed overnight camps.

URJ Six Points Sports Academy is one of five camps launched two years ago.
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