In Loyal Company

In Loyal Company is the incredible true story of missing World War II soldier and prisoner of War Arthur Robinson, written and performed by his great-nephew, David William Bryan.

May 1941. Hitler’s bombs rain on Liverpool. Local packer, Arthur Robinson, joins up becoming a private in the 18th reconnaissance division.  Deployed to Singapore, his ship is destroyed by Japanese dive bombers on arrival. Arthur is declared missing. This extraordinary true story of survival is a tour-de-force war epic.

Having premiered at Edinburgh Fringe in 2018, selling out 30 shows in 27 days, the show is touring extensively in 2019.

A tour de force’ The Scotsman 

A fresh sense of humanity’ The Stage

A masterpiece’ Broadway Baby

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Friday 7 June 2019 and Satuday 8 June 2019 - 7.30pm
Written and performed by David William Bryan
Tickets : £12.50 (Friends' Early Bird: £11.50 - when booked at least 28 days in advance)
Suitable for age 10+ (a couple of swear words, gunshots/explosions, and war content).
Approximately 70 minutes with no interval.
The Swallow Theatre
Moss Park, Ravenstone
Newton Stewart
Dumfries & Galloway