Jez Butterworth

FOR THE ROYAL COURT: The Winterling, The Night Heron, Mojo.

OTHER THEATRE INCLUDES: Parlour Song (Broadway/Almeida).

FILM INCLUDES: Birthday Girl, Mojo, Fair Game.

AWARDS INCLUDE: 1995 Evening Standard Award and Critics’ Circle Awards for Most Promising Playwright and the Olivier Award for Best Comedy (Mojo).

In 2007, he received the E.M. Forster Award from The American Academy of Arts and Letters.

Previous Royal Court Productions

  • The River

    Written by Jez Butterworth, Directed by Ian Rickson…

  • Jerusalem (Broadway)

    Jerusalem, Jez Butterworth’s hit play which was a runaway success at the Royal Court in 2009 will transfer to Broadway in April 2011.…

  • Jerusalem at the Apollo Theatre

    Following a sell-out season at the Royal Court Jez Butterworth’s riotous comedy featuring Mark Rylance’s legendary performance as Johnny...…

  • Jerusalem

    On St George's Day, the morning of the local county fair, Johnny Byron, local waster and modern day Pied Piper, is a wanted man. The council...…

Jez Butterworth elsewhere on Royal Court