John Elkington

11 Sep 2019

Throughout his career, John has worked extensively in theatre and television.  He is delighted to be joining the cast of One Man, Two Guvnors.
Theatre Credits include: Queens of the Coal Age (Manchester Royal Exchange / New Vic); Holes (Nottingham Playhouse); Robin Hood: Arrow of Destiny (York Theatre Royal); The Father; Meat Pie; Sausage Roll; Brassed Off; Starcross’d; The Road To Nab End; Me Mam Sez and An Evening With Gary Lineker (Oldham Coliseum); Noises Off (Nottingham Playhouse/No. 1 Tour); Dancing Through The Shadows (Hull Truck); Beryl and Twelfth Night (West Yorkshire Playhouse); Robin Hood – Arrow of Destiny (York Theatre Royal); The Seagull (Nuffield/Headlong Theatre); Carmen; The Yalta Game and Elegy for a Lady (Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough); Dolly and A Right Old Song and Dance (New Perspectives); Kes; The Pros and Cons of a Screw (Derby Theatre); The Glee Club (Manchester Library Theatre); Great Expectations and Carmen (New Vic Theatre Stoke); People At Sea (Salisbury Playhouse); King Cotton (Lowry Theatre and Liverpool Empire); Return to the Forbidden Planet (UK Tour); April In Paris (Keswick Theatre By The Lake); Holes; The Cherry Orchard; The Importance of Being Earnest; Lady Bracknell’s Confinement; Of Mice & Men; Garage Band; Forever Young (Nottingham Playhouse). In addition, John has played Dame in the celebrated Nottingham Playhouse pantomime for the past twenty years.
Film and TV credits include: The Village (BBC); The Mill (Channel 4); The Syndicate (BBC); Oakfield; Our Zoo (BBC); Sunshine (BBC); New Street Law (BBC); Cold Blood (ITV); Shameless (Channel 4); Emmerdale (ITV); Family Affairs (Channel 5); Coronation Street (ITV); Hollyoaks (Channel 4);  The Illustrated Mum (BBC); The Royal (ITV); Playing The Field (BBC); Fat Friends (ITV); Cold Feet (ITV); Heartbeat (ITV); New Street Law (BBC); Hollyoaks (Channel 4); Sparkhouse (BBC); The Cops (BBC); City Central (BBC).