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Bar Mitzvah Vogue Dance

Confessions On A Bar Mitzvah Dance Floor (VIDEO)

Shaun Sperling | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Shaun Sperling

One of the differences between me and my ancestors is that I celebrated my Bar Mitzvah with a picture of Madonna airbrushed on my shirt. In a sense, I dedicated my coming of age to my god, Madonna. It was so comforting knowing that as I became a man, Madonna was on my back.

Coming of Age Rites Are Growing Up

Marta Segal Block | Posted 10.27.2012 | Parents
Marta Segal Block

Although many cultures have coming of age rituals, in most of the U.S. three kinds of parties take center stage: Bar/Bat Mitzvahs, Quinceañeras and Sweet 16 parties. Like the children who have them, these parties are undergoing changes and those changes have become big business.

'Vogue' No More: Bar Mitvah Dancer Says Video Has Been Muted For Copyright Issues

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Sad news for Shaun Sperling, whose adolescent dance moves caught the nation's attention when video footage of him dancing to Madonna's "Vogue" at his ...

Q&A: Bar Mitzvah Vogue Dancer Shaun Sperling Is an Attorney (PHOTO)

Michael Cohen | Posted 10.20.2012 | Comedy
Michael Cohen

Shaun Sperling's rendition of Madonna's "Vogue" as performed at his Bar Mitzvah circa 1992 and helping it go viral on YouTube, I received an instant message from a friend of mine. What was so important? He told me, no kidding, that's his friend from college.

Meet The Guy Behind Madonna's 'Vogue' Bar Mitzvah Dance (VIDEO)

Shira Lazar | Posted 10.17.2012 | Entertainment
Shira Lazar

A 1992 video from Shaun Sperling's Madonna-themed Bar Mitzvah made its way onto YouTube this week, going viral for young Shaun's enthusiastic interpretation of the famed "Vogue" dance.

WATCH: 'Vogue' Bar Mitzvah Boy Dances On HuffPost Live

HuffPost Live | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

YouTube sensation Shaun Sperling, who "Vogue"-ed his way into Jewish manhood at his 1992 Bar Mitzvah, joined HuffPost Live Friday for a chat with host...

WATCH: This Kid's Bar Mitzvah Dance Will Change Your Life

Posted 08.17.2012 | Comedy

No. No words. Poetry. They should have sent a poet to write about Shaun Sperling's 1992 Bar Mitzvah dance. Everything about this is art. Nothing we ca...