Tom E. Boy

Tom, President of Clowns of America International, is also a member of Kanawha Klowns, Mid-Atlantic Clown Association and is founder of Tom E’s Troop, a group of entertainer who entertain at health care facilities and disaster relief events. Tom served on the COAI Board four years as Mideast Region Vice President prior to being elected President in 2008. Tom has also served as a competition judge and Master of Ceremony at International and Regional Conventions.

Tom King is West Virginia’s premier family entertainer with skills in the art of clowning, comedy magic, balloon sculpturing and stilt walking. He is the author of the book Clown Soup and has been published in Funny Paper, The New Calliope, Clowning Around, Circus Magic E-Mag and Big Top entertainment publications.

He has entertained and lectured throughout the Mid-Atlantic, Northeast and Southeast United States and Canada. Tom has entertained at private and public functions at the West Virginia Governor’s Mansion in addition to the TAMARACK, West Virginia’s center for displaying the talents of the best of the best of its artist and craftspeople and the Clay Center, Charleston, West Virginia’s Culture & Arts Center. Tom has performed for the lighting of the National Christmas Tree at the White House numerous times.

Tom presents shows for elementary schools. He also does preschool, library, seasonal programs and his Summer Time-Fun Time Show. Tom also does Health and Humor Therapeutic programs for hospitals and nursing programs. He works as an instructor at conventions and workshops for variety artist, magicians and clowns. He operates Clown Boot Camp and is director of the Mountain State Variety Arts Workshop and Clown Jubilee, co-director of Clown Vegas and Family Entertainment Workshops. Tom is certified by West Virginia Board of Education as an Entertainment Arts Instructor.

Tom is an international award winner in makeup, costume and performance. He brings years of experience and the ability to entertain persons of all ages to any event.

Contact Info:

Tom E. Boy
P.O. Box 304
Tad, WV 25201
(304) 926-6408
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