Tristan is an award-winning writer and performer from London. His work has been performed at The Globe, Soho Theatre, Bush Theatre, National Theatre Studio and Southwark Playhouse.
His work includes: OLD FOOLS (Southwark Playhouse, 2018, Dir: Sharon Burrell); TEDDY (The Vaults + UK Tour, 2018, Dir: Eleanor Rhode); BOUDICA (Shakespeare’s Globe, 2017, Dir: Eleanor Rhode); FRANKENSTEIN (Wiltons Music Hall, 2017, Dir: Eleanor Rhode); TESTAMENT (VAULT Festival, 2017, Dir: Lucy Jane Atkinson); TEDDY (Southwark Playhouse, 2015, Dir: Eleanor Rhode); THE BREAD & THE BEER (Soho Theatre + UK Tour, 2014, Dir: Sophie Larsmon)
Reviews for previous work:
"Tristan Bernays has created a dementia parable that somehow moves and finds light in the deterioration of the mind - through love." ★★★★ The Independent on OLD FOOLS
(Nominated for Best New Play from the Off West End Awards 2018)
"Gina McKee reigns supreme." ★★★★ The Guardian on BOUDICA
"Energy and invention abound. Remarkable." ★★★★ Evening Standard on TEDDY
(Winner of Best New Musical from the Off West End Awards 2016)
“WOW… one of the most action-packed dynamic shows of the Fringe.”
★★★★ The Scotsman on THE BREAD & THE BEER
Tristan is Writer In Residence at Dancing Ledge Productions and was also a member Bush Theatre’s Emerging Writers Group 2016/17.