Valerie Gillies is a children's entertainer as professional clown, Val E. Joy. A booking can include any of the services available for up to a 4-hour continuous shift.
The mix of services is custom-tailored to suit your event or venue. A walk-about includes balloon animals, face painting and simple pocket magic. A stage show features up to 20 minutes of simple magic in addition to any of the music that Valerie plays, giving up to an hour performance.
You can see pieces of her stage show on YouTube following these links. (Please be sure to return here after watching. The link is in the description below each video.)
The Wheels on the Bus, Magic Mice Story
Val E. Joy entertains at festivals, grand openings, restaurants, fall fairs, Santa parades, schools, daycares, long-term-care centres, campgrounds, company parties, picnics, private parties and more. Yes, she has even done face painting and balloon animals at wedding receptions between the meal and dance!
Val E. Joy loves to sing! She has recorded a CD featuring original songs mixed with some of the old favourites she performs in her clown shows.
Val wanted to share the traditional story read at Christmas family gatherings with her grandchildren. However, they all live a long distance from her. It was decided that Val E. Joy would read the story via a YouTube video. Here is the link for your enjoyment. How the Grinch Stole Christmas
The links below will help you get to know Val E. Joy even better. Check out more clown photos in the "Clown Gallery". Hear music tracks performed by Val E. Joy in "Clown Music".
Check out "Bookings" for opportunities to see Val E. Joy in action. Please request quotes for your own bookings well in advance to secure your date.