Tristan


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Tristan:

see Tristram and IsoldeTristram and Isolde
, medieval romance. The earliest extant version (incomplete) was written (c.1185) by Thomas of Britain in Anglo-Norman French verse. About 1210, Gottfried von Strassburg wrote in German verse a version based on that of Thomas.
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I've said it over and over again, I could not have had a better partner than Tristan.
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Wedd's Tristan travelled an even more terrible journey; from poised, menacing aloofness in Act One to an appallingly raw and real depiction of Tristan's Act Three anguish.
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Tristan Sturrock, who plays Maxim in Rebecca, originated the roles of Alec in Brief Encounter and Tristan in Tristan & Yseult and has gone on to play both in the West End and across the UK, America and Australia.
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Unable to sleep, Tristan was tidying his rented property, because his landlord was coming to inspect it.