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Passing the Torch to a New 'Bar Mitzvah Boy'

Shaun Sperling | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Shaun Sperling

Yesterday my Facebook page and Twitter account blew up with posts about a new bar mitzvah boy, Sam Horowitz. The video of Sam's bar mitzvah -- complete with a a troupe of dancers, a sharp outfit, and a look of pure joy and exhilaration on Sam's face -- is awe-inspiring.

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.

WATCH: Madonna Surprises 'Bar Mitzvah Boy' In Concert

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Madonna had an extra special surprise for one of her biggest (and most famous) fans as her MDNA Tour rolled into Chicago this week. The Queen of P...

'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 ...

Bar Mitzvah Vogue Dancer Interview

Posted 08.21.2012 | Comedy

In 1992, 13-year-old Shaun Sperling decided that he wanted his bar mitzvah to be Madonna-themed and inadvertently planted the seeds for a viral video ...

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...