'John of Gaunt' Shakespeare Short

An ageing John of Gaunt, celebrating his love for England, foretells of the future destruction of this wondrous land.

Adapted from William Shakespeare’s ‘Richard II’, John of Gaunt is a look at ‘Old meets New England’ and a love for the beautiful game.


  • John of Gaunt

       Andrew McDonald
  • Chenise

       Adriana Meastranzi
  • Eric The Dog



  • Writer

        William Shakespeare
  • Director

        Natalie-Anne Downs
  • Producer

        Edward Dede
  • Director of Photography

        Jamie Collinson
  • Sound

        Jack Judd
  • Lighting and Continuity

        Eva Galante
  • Production Assistant

        Lina-Maria Orso
  • Best Boy

        David 'Butch' Fennel
  • With Thanks

        Diane Drane, Kath Short, Bob, & The Ponder's End Working Man's Social Club'