John Byrd, Ventriloquist
"What a great kickoff to our annual reading program. Thank you."
Mary Dunn, Principal, Reams Road Elementary School
"Mr. Byrd is engaging with his unique approach to puppeteering, ventriloquism and positive references to the importance of reading."
Julie Fields, Reading Specialist, Enon Elementary School
"I thoroughly enjoyed your presentation. It worked very well for our kids. Your characters are great. The kids got a lot out of it."
David McCrum, Principal, Crenshaw Elementary School
"John, you captivated the children with your humor and imagination. I'm sure they will remember the 'talking book' for many years to come. Great show!"
Joann DelCarmen, Reading Specialist, Grange Hall Elementary School
"What a fun and wonderful evening! I can't tell you the last time I saw of 100 people of all ages laugh and enjoy themselves to the point of tears.'
Dave Bishop, Royal Order of Jesters
"John's show is great! Our audience ranged from seven-year-olds to ninety-year-olds, and EVERYONE enjoyed his program. John's show is laugh-out-loud funny!"
Dave Benson, Westhampton United Methodist Church
"Many thanks for the comedy entertainment. I have never seen our group laugh and applaud as they did for you. It is great for the soul to have a good laugh. Everyone is still talking about your show."
Bob Covington, ROMEO Group
"John your show was wonderful. Many of our members told me it was the best family night entertainment we have ever had."
Nancy Lee, Centenary United Methodist Church
"John, you are very talented, combining singing and ventriloquism. Several of my friends felt the same way. One of them told me he had seen you a long time ago. You were good then, but now you are great!"
Beverly Moore, Midlothian, VA