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32 Below

Laughing Horse Free Festival Venue

32 Below

Fringe Venue 442 - Click here for map
32b West Nicolson Street, Edinburgh, EH8 9DD. Phone: 0131 667 7533
Food  Wifi  Licensed  Air Conditioned
Open from 11:00 to 03:00
All ages until 6pm, then 18+ only

32 Below and sister venues The Counting House and Pear Tree form a complex featuring shows in three performance spacesand a huge outdoor courtyard. 32 Below is located right in the heart of the area most associated with the Fringe, within seconds of the venues in George Square and Bristo Square

32 Below is part of a complex of venues which including the Pear Tree and The Counting House, making this a hub venue with four bars, six performance spaces plus food and an outdoor courtyard.

Located underneath The Pear Tree, the venue is an intimate basement bar that serves craft beer and food, and houses DJs and bands after the shows. Being part of the hub that is the Counting House it benefits from being able to cross promote to audiences around all of the venues in the building.

The venue is in Southside and it is an area popular with people visiting nearby venues at Teviot, George Square or are en-route to and from the Pleasance Courtyard. There are numerous bars, a barbecue and plentiful food and drink to keep audiences happy between shows.

Performance Space: The Cellar

 - Stage: 1.5m (wide) by 1.5m (deep)  stage, raised to 20cm. (One steps up). There is a higher, larger stage just behind two further steps up. This higher area is seperated from the room by a small railing.  A small curtained area used for storage can be used as a very small off stage area, or behind the DJ booth,

- Capacity: Around 70, seated. 

- Lighting: 2 x lights to flood the stage.

- Sound: 4 Channel Mixer, and full PA, with 2 Mics, Cables and Mic stands and MP3 cables to plug in music.

- AV: There is no screen in this room.

- Storage: There is a very small area for equipment at the venue for props and equipment, shared with other groups, and also the space shared with performers in the Counting House Ballroom between Ballroom shows.

- Bar: There is no bar in the room, however there is one next door in the main bar area of the venue.

- Accessibility:  Not wheelchair accessible, venue down flight of stairs, and three further steps into performance space.


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