Top FiveInteresting. Unusual. Uniquely NYC. This week’s cheat sheet to the top events includes: celebrating Veteran’s Day at the Lincoln Center, can architecture at the annual Canstruction®, an evening of innovative dance by Heidi Latsky Dance and AXIS Dance Company in honor of the 25th Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act, and more. Get the NYC-ARTS Top Five in your inbox every Monday and follow @NYCARTS on Twitter to stay abreast of events as they happen.

    Blue Hill Troupe Presents “A Little Night Music”

    Church of St. Jean Baptiste

    Manhattan

    Fri, Nov 13, 2015, 7:30 pm - Sat, Nov 21, 2015, 7:30 pm

    Sondheim creates a stunning tour de force when he takes Ingmar Bergman’s comedy of manners, Smiles of a Summer Night, and turns it into a musical of masterful execution and elegance. Winner of four TONY Awards, this is a musical work that has forever entranced the world of theatre.

    The Home Show

    David Rubenstein Atrium at Lincoln Center

    Manhattan

    Thu, Nov 12, 2015, 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

    The Home Show will feature an all-star line-up of professional veteran artists in music, theater, film, dance, poetry and prose. The evening will be hosted by James P. Connolly (Comedy Central, HBO, XM Radio, VH1) with an all-veteran house rock band led by Tom Mooney (Emmy Award-winning commercial producer, lead singer for The NYC August Rock Band).

    Canstruction® 23rd Annual NYC Competition

    Brookfield Place

    Manhattan

    Thu, Nov 05, 2015 - Mon, Nov 16, 2015

    For the 23rd Annual Canstruction®, New York City's top architecture and engineering design firms will build 30 pop art sculptures with more than 100,000 cans of food that will then be distributed by City Harvest to nearly 500 soup kitchens and food pantries across New York City. The world's most imaginative food charity, Canstruction® will take over Brookfield Place from November 5th to November 16th with the “can-tastic” masterpieces on display throughout the complex. While ...

    WNYC Presents ‘Answer Songs’ with Rick Moody

    The Greene Space

    Manhattan

    Tue, Nov 10, 2015, 7:00 pm

    All art responds to other art, says songwriter Ben Arthur. Take a journey through the creative process of songwriting with an evening of “Answer Songs.” Musicians Ben Arthur and Xenia Rubinos will perform pieces inspired by Rick Moody’s new book, “Hotels of North America,” a dark comic portrait of a man who comes to life through his online reviews of hotels around the globe.

Blue Hill Troupe Presents “A Little Night Music”

184 East 76th Street

new york N.Y. 10021

Sondheim creates a stunning tour de force when he takes Ingmar Bergman’s comedy of manners, Smiles of a Summer Night, and turns it into a musical of masterful execution and elegance. Winner of four TONY Awards, this is a musical work that has forever entranced the world of theatre.

The Home Show

Broadway

New York N.Y. 10023

2128755350

The Home Show will feature an all-star line-up of professional veteran artists in music, theater, film, dance, poetry and prose. The evening will be hosted by James P. Connolly (Comedy Central, HBO, XM Radio, VH1) with an all-veteran house rock band led by Tom Mooney (Emmy Award-winning commercial producer, lead ...

Canstruction® 23rd Annual NYC Competition

200 Vesey Street

new york N.Y. 10281

(212) 417-7000

For the 23rd Annual Canstruction®, New York City's top architecture and engineering design firms will build 30 pop art sculptures with more than 100,000 cans of food that will then be distributed by City Harvest to nearly 500 soup kitchens and food pantries across New York City. The world's most ...