Ian Whitcomb is an entertainer,
singer, songwriter, author, record producer, and actor.
He has written several books on popular music, beginning
with After the Ball, published by Penguin Books
(Britain) and Simon & Schuster (United States) in 1972.
He accompanies his singing by playing the ukulele and,
through his records, concerts, and film work, has helped
to stimulate the current revival of interest in the
instrument. Ian appears on Adventures in Odyssey
primarily as Dr. Hawthorne (Faster
Than a Speeding Ticket) and other minor characters.