BLOG -Summer 2019

A Message from Tiferet, a Maoriginal Camper

Shabbos in NCSY Camp Maor is truly magical! Shabbos begins each week with pre-Shabbos ruach where all campers meet in the dance studio and watch our weekly video followed by dancing. After dancing all campers head to the tent while singing Sha Sha Shabbat Shalom.


A Message from Lynne, Camp Mom

Wednesday was a magical day at NCSY Camp Maor. All campers and staff boarded a bus to Manhattan to attend two workshops at Ripley Grier Studios. The first was with our own resident dancer instructor, Rhonda Malkin. She worked with the Maorlies on a new


A Message from Rachel Klein, Theater Director

Hello fans of of the superstars at NSCY Camp Maor! Rachel Klein here, the director of this year’s production of the Jungle Book, adapted from the novel by award winning playwright, Ashley Griffin. In addition to working on memorizing their lines and developing their characters,


A Message from Rena, Assistant Director

Yes, we did!! It took us six years to do it and, of course, we Maor-ified it, but we are having Color War!  Last night we brought all the campers in for a special video message from Shaindel Antelis, who couldn’t come to camp this


A Message from Lisa, Head Lifeguard

My name is Lisa Silvey, and this is my fourth summer guarding at NCSY Camp Maor, and my 30th as a life guard!  Of all the jobs I have done in my life, life guarding and life guard training has always been my favorite.  Watching


A Message from Rhonda Malkin, Head Choreographer 

It was such a pleasure to work at Camp Maor this week, and the campers started off our first rehearsal on July 4th literally with a bang!! We had such a great time learning our dance “Beautiful” for the upcoming performance at HASC next week!!