Venturewell played by John Dougall
The Knight of the Burning Pestle (2014)
Written by: Francis Beaumont
John trained at the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama. Previous work for Shakespeare’s Globe includes: The Duchess of Malfi, Henry VIII, Anne Boleyn, Measure for Measure, Coriolanus, Under the Black Flag and The Winter’s Tale (tour). Other theatre credits include: Twelfth Night, The Taming of the Shrew, Henry V, The Winter’s Tale, Richard III, The Comedy of Errors, The Merchant of Venice, A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Propeller); Hamlet, Lovein a Wood, Macbeth, The Merchant of Venice, The Two Gentleman of Verona, Measure for Measure, The Devil is an Ass, The Cherry Orchard, Faust, The Winter’s Tale, The Crucible (RSC); Richard II, Henry IV Parts 1 & 2, Henry V, Henry VI Parts 1, 2 & 3, Richard III, The Winter’s Tale, Coriolanus, Romeo and Juliet (The English Shakespeare Company); Another Country (Queen’s); The Cherry Orchard (Aldwych); Saint Joan (Strand); Shadow of a Gunman, John Bull’s Other Island (Tricycle); Americans, Rose Bernd, Professor Bernhardi (Arcola); The White Devil (Menier); Dr Faustus (Greenwich); Hayfever, Rookery Nook, The Cherry Orchard (Oxford Stage Company); A Midsummer Night’s Dream, The Merchant of Venice (Propeller); Six Characters in Search of an Author (National Theatre of Scotland); All My Sons (Leicester); The Crucible (Sheffield); Arcadia (Northampton); The Comedy of Errors and Translations (Belfast). Television includes:Monarch of the Glen, Waking the Dead, He Knew He Was Right, Randall and Hopkirk (Deceased), The Negotiator, As Time Goes By, Dunrulin, Taggart, Holby City, The Bill, Macbeth and Measure for Measure. Radio includes: over 50 drama productions for BBC Radio includingDracula, Dr Zhivago, Fortunes of War, Hamlet, Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead, Arcadia, The Silver Fox, Conan Doyle: A Life in Letters, The Lamplighter and Real Recordings in a Fictional City (Prix D’Italia).