Vampires, a dose of comedy, New York and electro pop all feature in our top five things tod in Edinburgh today.
General release, various cinemas, times and prices
2 COMEDY: THE THURSDAY SHOW Five acts on a two-hour stand-up showcase. Featuring ace comperes, the best headliners on the circuit, several support acts and a short spot for a newcomer. With The Rev Obadiah Steppenwolf III, John Scott, Davey Connor, Adam Mitchell and host Scott Agnew.
The Stand, York Place, 9pm, £8, 0131-558 7272
3 THEATRE: Ordinary Days A story of four intersecting lives in New York City.
Scottish Storytelling Centre, Royal Mile, 7.30pm, £12 (£10), 0131-556 9579
4 music: Alina Bzhezhinska & Niki King Local singer Niki King and acclaimed harpist Alina Bzhezhinska collaborate.
Scottish National Gallery, The Mound, 6pm, free, 0131-624 6200
5 pop: Marina & The Diamonds Welsh electro pop princess play rescheduled show.
Queen’s Hall, Clerk Street, 7pm, £18.50, 0131-668 2019