Martin Hodgson was born in Darlington, County Durham and has been a sound engineer and designer for many years. He was Head of Sound at Northern Stage, Newcastle where his design credits included 1984, Animal Farm, Romeo and Juliet and many other projects.
For Bill Kenwright Productions he designed The Pitmen Painters and Three Days In May, for national tours and West End runs and the recent productions of The Governess and Chin Chin.
Until recently he lectured at Gateshead College where he was Curriculum Leader for the Production Arts (Technical) course which was ran in conjunction with Live Theatre, Newcastle,
He has now returned to the freelance world as a Sound Designer and Engineer.