John Wood is a singer/songwriter, guitarist, and producer who created the Theatre Arts Festival For Youth, TAFFY, a popular outdoor family festival that ran for 10 years in Agoura, CA. He is West Coast Producer of the nonprofit organization TAFFY Presents that brings entertainment to children in hospitals. He has performed over 8,000 traveling theatre and music shows from schools and theatres to the Hollywood Bowl with his group J.P. Nightingale. He has written, produced and performed numerous songs as well as character voices for East Coast jingles. Before co-creating Cinecal Entertainment, a script development company, Mr. Wood had been involved in the management side of post production since his days at Editel LA in 1996. In addition, he is a national children’s music reviewer for his own site Kidzmusic.com and KidsFirst.org, and was the music judge for 14 years for NAPPA, a national children’s music award contest.