Venue Hire Fringe 2020
A Space for Performance…
The Sir Arthur Conan Doyle Centre:
A Space for You
The Helen Duncan Room
Our largest room features an ornate Victorian fireplace and chandelier. The Helen Duncan is perfect for larger audiences.
Theatre: Max 80 people
Cabaret: Max 50 people
£75 per hour
The Mary Duffy Room
Bright and intimate space. Ideal for a smaller performance or talk. This room extends and opens out into the Helen Duncan room and both can be booked together.
Theatre: Max 20 people
Price Per Hour
An interesting space which normally hosts a Spiritualist church. With one stained glass windows and a raised platform, this space is ideal for talks, one man shows and musical performances.
Price Per Hour
We also offer…
Superfast Fibre Optic Broadband with optional Wi-Fi boosters as standard
Parking on Palmerston Place is metered at £2.20 per hour for a maximum of 4 hours. There are 14 pay and display spaces.
Additional metered parking can be found in the surrounding streets.
The main entrance is to the front of the building, ground level access with 3 steps on entry.
Alternative entry can be made from the front of the building via the gate leading to a downward external staircase. Once on lower-ground level the building can be accessed via a fire door. This will take you to our lower-ground floor. All other levels will be accessible via a side staircase leading from the lower-ground up to 4th floor.
Standard switch controlled ceiling lighting in all rooms. Lamps can be provided on request.
Please provide your own sound system
Dressing room space is available on our first floor, and we can also offer toilet & shower facilities.
Projector with inputs on HDMI and VGA
Standard twin socket outlets in all rooms – 13amp
Our Fringe Spaces are available for the duration of the Fringe 2020 between 10am and 9pm
You must notify us of any cancellation in writing, such cancellation taking effect from the date the notice is received by us. We shall use all reasonable endeavours to mitigate loss by taking such steps as we, at our sole discretion deem appropriate, in order to rebook the available date (any success will be taken into account when calculating the cancellation fee due by you).