Our fabulous basement room has its own bar and hosts live music as well as regular comedy nights. It is also available for private hire for your own event or party.
The basement venue was originally the strongroom for a Barclays Bank and has now been transformed into a stylish and decadent speakeasy. With the corner stage surrounded by grand drapes and its dedicated green room we can accommodate all type of events.
Any promoters interested in viewing the venue and meeting our team please contact us here.
The venue has been used for music, video and modelling shoots. It is ideal for album launches and other PR events.
PA & Monitors
QSC K12 
Mackie SRM450 monitors 
FBT Qube Subwoofer
Allen & Heath QU 16 digital mixing console
Yamaha Gigmaker full drum kit
100 watt Hi-watt bass amp
Microphones & DI Boxes
Shure SM57 
Shure SM58 
Active DI Box 
Pioneer 1000 Mk 3 
Technics 1210 MK 5 
Allen & Heath Xone:62 mixer 
Wednesday 28th March 2018 at Aces & Eights »
Desiree Burch is a comedian, writer, solo performer, actor and NY-to-London transplant. She has been seen on ‘Have I Got News For You’ (BBC), ‘Live at the Apollo’ (BBC), ‘Frankie Boyle’s American Autopsy’ (BBC), ‘8 Out of 10 Cats’ (Channel 4) and ‘Before the Morning After’ (NBC/SeeSo). She’s been heard on ‘The News Quiz’ (BBCR4) and as the voice of Pamela Winchell on #1 international hit podcast ‘Welcome to Night Vale’, as well as other podcasts such as ‘The Guilty Feminist’, ‘Made of Human’, ‘Dumb White Guy’, ‘Friends Like Us’ and ‘Writing Excuses’.
Her past two solo Edinburgh Shows ‘This is Evolution’ and ‘Unf*ckable’ have been sell out hits at the Fringe, with extra shows by popular demand and both transferred to the Soho Theatre.
‘the funniest comedian I have ever seen in person’ – SG Fringe
‘an eye-catching show from a comedian deservedly on the rise’ – Brian Logan, The Guardian
‘Refreshing honesty and unbelievable energy’ – The List
‘Makes Sex and the City seem like a Disney production… Burch is a force of nature.’ – The Scotsman