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The Cuckoo's Nest

The Cuckoo's Nest (Fringe Venue 106)

69 Home St. Phone: 0131 220 1078

 Bar Food WiFi AirCon 18+ Only

A fantastic cozy bar and function space at the heart of Home Street, with a wide selection of beers and spirits, along with a tasty food menu....

The Cuckoo's nest is a new venue that is located near the new West-end hub of free venues, close to Moriarty's and the Gold Tavern, along with the Meadows. It is a newly refurbished traditional modern bar serving a full range of food and drinks. This room is in the basement, under the main bar.

The Performance space is a cosy room, in the basement down one flight of stairs. A small bar is at the back of the room, with a stage area with TV screen available at the front.

All photos here are of the room in an unrigged state, the room will be filly rigged and set for shows in August.


Performance Space: Downstairs

Stage -

Roughly 2m Wide & 2 m deep flat on floor. No Backstage or wing space.


 - Capacity 40-50 seated, with room for some more standing.


 - 1xPar Can to flood light the stage.

Sound -

4 Channel Mixer, Cables for MP3 Player, 2 Mics, Cables and Mic stands. Performers own sound equipment can be added easily.

Audio Visual -

 There is a large TV screen that can be used.

Storage -

There is a very small shared area for equipment.

Bar -

There is a small bar at the back of the room that can be opened or closed during performances. 

The Cuckoo's Nest (in an unrigged state):

Looking at the stage area - in the middle of the back wall in this image. Seats will be moved into cabaret style seating, with drapes in front of the windows, PA, lighting etc.

A look from the stage to the back of the room.