If you can’t make it to the Edinburgh fringe this summer, there are plenty of previews taking place this week of shows which are heading north. Theatre503’s line-up looks particularly good; featuring Charlotte Josephine’s Pops and Richard Marsh’s Phoenix, a new musical comedy from one of the writers of Dirty Great Love Story. Or you could try Fake News, Osman Baig’s one-man satire about truth and lies in the digital age.
A budding journalist lands a dream internship at the country’s biggest online news organization. There, he stumbles on an earth-shattering story and decides to click publish. There’s just one problem: it’s completely untrue. A thrilling look at how the media really works – from someone who knows what it’s like behind the scenes: TV journalist & writer Osman Baig.