Curtain goes up on challenging production as Frayed Knot Theatre team tackle Jerusalem

The critics have called it the best new play this century, and tonight the team at the ambitious Frayed Knot Theatre Company will be staging Jez Butterworth’s smash hit Jerusalem at Pendley’s Court Theatre.

By The Newsroom
Wednesday, 20th November 2013, 6:12 am
Jerusalem at the Court Theatre
Jerusalem at the Court Theatre

It’s rooted deep in rural England and set on St George’s Day, the morning of the local county fair, but the May Queen has gone missing.

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Local waster Johnny ‘Rooster’ Byron is up to his neck in trouble of one sort of another but determined to live his oddball life on his own terms.

It runs until Saturday, tickets priced £8 to £15 are available from the box office on 07543 560 478 or online at