Top FiveInteresting. Unusual. Uniquely NYC. This week’s cheat sheet to the top events features a new season of Paul Taylor’s American Modern Dance, a three-day celebration of the opening of The Met’s Breuer and family-friendly concerts. Get the NYC-ARTS Top Five in your inbox every Monday and follow @NYCARTS on Twitter to stay abreast of events as they happen.

    FLY

    New Victory Theater

    Manhattan

    Fri, Mar 11, 2016 - Sun, Mar 27, 2016

    From training to combat, experience the anguish, fears and triumphs of a brotherhood who fought for freedom abroad--and at home. Fly, directed by Ricardo Khan, co-founder and former artistic director of Crossroads Theatre Company, and choreographed by Hope Clarke (A Free Man of Color; Jelly’s Last Jam; Caroline, or Change) and Omar Edwards (Bring in ‘da Noise, Bring in ‘da Funk), tells the heroic tale of the Tuskegee Airmen through the eyes of four courageous ...

    Celebrate the Opening of The Met Breuer

    The Met Breuer

    Manhattan

    Fri, Mar 18, 2016, 10:00 am - Sun, Mar 20, 2016, 10:00 pm

    To celebrate the opening of The Met Breuer, The Met will have a 3-day weekend celebration open to the public with special programs and extended hours. The Museum's new space focuses on modern and contemporary art, plus interactive performances.

    Paul Taylor’s American Modern Dance 2016

    Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts

    Manhattan

    Tue, Mar 15, 2016 - Sun, Apr 03, 2016

    Paul Taylor’s American Modern Dance (PTAMD) presents its annual Season at the David H. Koch Theater at Lincoln Center in New York, from March 15 to April 3, 2016. The Season introduces the New York premieres of Paul Taylor’s 143rd dance, Sullivaniana, and his 144th work, Dilly Dilly. Music will be performed live by the renowned Orchestra of St. Luke’s, conducted by long-time Taylor Music Director, Donald York.