Paperback version of original play IN LOYAL COMPANY.
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.
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.
Critical acclaim for the play:
Total sell out theatre (drama) show: Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2018
‘A fresh sense of humanity’ The Stage
‘A masterpiece’ Broadway Baby
★★★★★ (Edinburgh Guide)
★★★★ (The Stage)
★★★★★ (Fringe Guru)
★★★★ (Edinburgh Reporter)
★★★★★ (Essential Surrey & Southwest)
★★★★ (Spy From the Stalls)
★★★★ (The Upcoming)
This paperback play script includes…
-Full play script written by David William Bryan (great nephew of Arthur Robinson)
-Introduction written by Paul Bryan (nephew of Arthur Robinson)
-Photos of Arthur Robinson
-“My memories of Uncle Joe” written by Margaret Price (Niece of Arthur Robinson)
-“Thoughts on performing the play” section written by David William Bryan