A Stranger Walks Into A Bar

Tales of old and new, familiar and strange, of me and of you. A show which will bar hop its way around Edinburgh and Glasgow, sharing and collecting stories along the way; ‘A Stranger Walks into a Bar’ fuses the folk tales that have been passed down to us with contemporary over heard at the…

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Ragged University – Correction

Please note that the Ragged University event advertised for the 25th of September was in error and will not be taking place.  The next two Ragged Talks are as follows: 9th October Come along to the Counting House at 7pm to hear ‘Slow Leadership; Reframing Your Leadership Behaviour’ by Don Ledingham – plus – ‘Welcome…

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ACME Dance Club

We’re very pleased to welcome the ACME Dance Club to The Counting House – launching on the 17th of October and running once a month (every third or fourth Friday), we’re promised an “exceptionally diverse selection of musical genres to groove along-to; from country to crooners, ceilidh to klezmer, disco to divas, easy to cheesy,…

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Free Fringe Festival 2014

We’re continuing our long association with the Free Edinburgh Fringe Festival this year, and things are looking bigger and better than ever.  We’re hosting seven different venues in the building this year (The Ballroom, The Lounge, The Studio, The Loft and The Attic, plus the Blind Poet and Peartree Stage), and have more than 80…

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Summer Slots

We’ve got a few dates still available over the next few months, with the entire suite unbooked.  Ideal for pre-festival bookings, rehearsals or charity organisations – give us a call on 0131 667 7533 to reserve. Thurs 26th June Thurs 3rd July Fri 4th July Sat 11th July Thurs 17th July Thurs 28th Aug (Dates…

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New Dance Classes – Lindy Hop & Balboa

The folks at Edinbop have extended their repertoire and are now holding Lindy Hop and Balboa dance classes in The Counting House every Wednesday evening from 7pm.  These swing-based dance styles developed in the 1930s and have remained popular for the best part of a century – the classes are informal and ideal for complete…

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