Professor Michael Hodd
Founder of Canal Café Theatre and NewsRevue
Michael Hodd was educated at Cambridge, LSE and Princeton and has worked as an economist in Universities in Australia, the UK and India. In 1979 he was responsible for creating NewsRevue and then the Canal Café Theatre in 1984. With John Close he has authored three musicals: Ronnie & Reggie Request on the Kray brothers; Joe on the life of Joe Orton; and Bogart on Humphrey Bogart. Michael is a commissioned writer for BBC Radio.