b. 1948, in Muckle Roe, Willie Robertson now lives in Brae. He is well-known in Shetland as an actor and writer of comedy, and has been a mainstay of Ronas Drama Group for many years. He has written many scripts for the Drama Group, beginning with short sketches, and developing into full-length one-act comedies. For the 2014 Shetland Drama Festival he wrote a serious and unusual play: a play based on a true event that took place in Shetland over 700 years ago. The play, which won the Drama Festival prize for best dialect script, was ‘1299’.
Work By Willie Robertson On This Website
- 1299 (Drama)