camp stories

What You Can Learn From Translating All Your Plays to Hebrew

What You Can Learn From Translating All Your Plays to Hebrew
By June 15, 2012

During an extra-special production of The Wizard of Oz, one camper finally understands the Scarecrow’s big moment Read More

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A Shabbos Walk Around Camp With the Wrong Girl

A Shabbos Walk Around Camp With the Wrong Girl
By June 14, 2012

Too shy to confess his feelings for his overzealous matchmaker, a young camper gets stuck with her friend instead Read More

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Performing Jesus Christ Superstar at My Very Jewish Camp

Performing Jesus Christ Superstar at My Very Jewish Camp
By June 13, 2012

Cast as Priest Three in a camp rendition of the 1973 musical, a Jewish girl inadvertently learns about Jesus Read More

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Culture Kvetch: The Campiness of Summer Camp, A Summer-Long Pageant

Culture Kvetch: The Campiness of Summer Camp, A Summer-Long Pageant
By June 13, 2012

With skits, chants, and drama, camp is the defining aesthetic of the Jewish summer camp experience Read More

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Jamming with Blue Fringe at Camp Moshava

Jamming with Blue Fringe at Camp Moshava
By June 12, 2012

Bringing down the house, quite literally, at an uncharacteristically raucous summer camp concert Read More

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Introducing Camp Week on Jewcy

Introducing Camp Week on Jewcy
By June 11, 2012

One week of stories from that most storied of Jewish institutions—summer camp Read More

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Discovering My Entrepreneurial Instinct at Sleepaway Camp

Discovering My Entrepreneurial Instinct at Sleepaway Camp
By June 11, 2012

Learning the value of capitalism—and clean laundry—at summer camp Read More

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