Tristan returns to the stage in The Great Gatsby, touring the UK until 19th March 2016

After a short panto break, Tristan is delighted to rejoin the cast of The Great Gatsby, who he will tour the country with until the 19th March.


The production visits a number of venues around the UK, including a second London run at the Ashcroft Theatre, Fairfield Halls in Croydon from the 10th-12th March.

Tristan was interviewed on BBC Radio Berkshire in support of this production. He appeared on Paul Ross' Book Club programme and discussed F, Scott Fitzgerald, Tolstoy and film and television adaptations of classic novels. To listen, click below.

For a full list of tour dates please visit Blackeyed Theatre's website.


Cinderella opens

Tristan's production of Cinderella opened last week at the Wykham Theatre, Banbury. The show, co-written with Penny Tasker and Holly Creed and with music by Tristan and Adrian Banks has played to full houses and great audience feedback. It is estimated over 3,000 people will see the pantomime over it's run, CTC's annual production remaining Banbury's premier pantomime.

CTC's Cinderella: 8th-17th January 2016, Wykham Theatre, Banbury.

Rehearsals start for Cinderella

Having concluded the first leg of the Great Gatsby tour in Hexham last week, Tristan has begun rehearsals in earnest for Cinderella, which he directs for Cherwell Theatre Company this year.

The production runs at the Wykham Theatre, Banbury Academy from 8th-17th January 2016.

The young cast of Cinderella in rehearsals.

Adrian Banks, Jessie Braviner and Liam Nooney from our adult cast recently spoke about the show with Alex on That's Oxford.

To keep up with rehearsal blogs video and exclusive content

Tristan directs Cinderella for CTC, January 2016

Following the success of last year's Robin Hood, Tristan will return to direct Cherwell Theatre Company's eleventh festive production Cinderella at the Wykham Theatre in Banbury this January.

Once again, Tristan has co-written the script with Penny Tasker and Holly Creed and composed original songs alongside Adrian Banks.

The production runs from the 8th-17th January 2016 at the Wykham Theatre Banbury. 

Meet the cast of Cinderella



The Great Gatsby

Tristan is currently playing Tom Buchanan in Blackeyed Theatre's production of The Great Gatsby, directed by Eliot Guiralarocca.

View the trailer:

The production tours the UK until March 2016. For dates and venues visit the company's website

The production returns to London from 10th-12th of March, when it plays the Ashcroft Theatre, Fairfield Halls, Croydon.

Listen to a song from the show below!

Max Roll (Vocals), Tom Neil (Piano), Celia Crwys Finnigan (Clarinet), Stacy Ghent (Trumpet), Tristan Pate (Banjolele), Adam Jowett (Spoons)