Xclaim! offers a variety of programs to encourage youth creativity and provide opportunities for their artistic expression. Programs reach a variety of ages 4-18 and are open to anyone, although Xclaim! Performance Academy students get special discounts and preference for production casting!
Xclaim! proudly offers multi-children discounts as well as full and partial need-based & merit-awarded scholarships for youth to participate in Xclaim! Programs. For more information about how you can SPONSOR A CHILD, or to inquire about applying for financial aid, Contact Xclaim!
Xclaim! Community Recognition Program - The Tommy Awards Xclaim, Inc. is dedicated to recognizing noteworthy artistic achievements and contributions by youth performance artists and their mentors in the South Central Kentucky region. The Community Recognition Program is designed and managed by a volunteer committee. Click if you are interested in more information or would like to join the Xclaim! Recognition Committee.
If you know a young performance artistORyouth arts mentor who has made an outstanding contribution or achievement and would like to nominate that individual for an Xclaim! Recognition Award, Contact Xclaim!
We will periodically feature local youth performance artists and mentors here on our website!
Xclaim, Inc. proudly recognizes TOM CARLYLE
as the first recipient of an Xclaim! Recognition Award!
honor of his long-standing dedication and commitment to youth in
performing arts in Bowling Green, KY and in recognition of his steadfast
volunteerism and mentorship through MANY community youth arts programs and organizations, Xclaim! will call all future recognition awards Xclaim! Tommy Awards!
The fourth annual Xclaim! Tommy Awards banquet will be
Tuesday, May 24 at 6:00pm at the Xclaim! Center for Youth Performing Arts.
Thanks to our sponsor, Independence Bank, we will present more than
200 awards and certificates honoring local youth artists and mentors in our community!
To nominate a youth artist or arts mentor for an Xclaim! Tommy Award, Contact Xclaim!
Xclaim! Plays, Music Recitals & Musical Theatre Productions Xclaim! will periodically produce shows with both educational and artistic merit for the general public. Productions will include plays, musicals, music recitals & concerts featuring youth performers. Whenever possible, youth will also fill leadership and artistic roles. Xclaim! values the artistic works of youth but is dedicated to making ticket prices affordable for families. Students who are registered in the Xclaim! Performance Academy get preferential casting in Xclaim! productions (if casting is between a current Xclaim! student and a non-student, the Xclaimer! will get the role).
Check back here to reserve an audition slot for future productions!
Xclaim! Performance Workshops Xclaim! will produce periodic workshops to explore specific performance arts and skills through a variety of focused one or two-day events. Ages and costs vary by workshop content and length and shall have open enrollment for registration. *Xclaim! Performance Academy students receive a 20% discount on Xclaim! Performance Workshop registration!
Xclaim! Performance Camps Xclaim! will produce a variety of Fall, Spring and Summer Break camps to explore performance concepts and skills with activities, workshops and rehearsals. Camps will be divided by age and/or performance areas, such as acting and musical theatre. All camps culminate in public performances for families and guests. Costs vary by camp type and length and have open enrollment for registration. *Xclaim! Performance Academy students receive a $25 discount on Xclaim! Performance Camp registration!
Xclaim! Private Performance Instruction Xclaim! offers a variety of private instruction in performance arts. Costs vary by need and circumstances. *Xclaim! Performance Academy students receive a 25% discount on Xclaim! Private Performance Instruction!
Audition Preparation: school productions, Governor's School for the Arts, college admissions, other programs or events
Coaching: plays, musicals, events and performance competitions
Tutoring: performance for individuals or small groups
Xclaim! Performance Arts Educational Supplements for Schools Xclaim! offers a variety of performance programs and educational supplements for schools. Click here, visit theTroupes, Tours & Schoolstab or Contact Xclaim! for more information.
Xclaim, Inc. is a non-profit Kentucky public charity whose mission is to educate, inspire and
recognize youth performance artists and their mentors in the South Central Kentucky region.