By Solange Reyner
From a performance by the infamous Beach High Rock Ensemble to an art tour at the Ritz Carlton, here's what's going on in Zone 3.
Ray Lee puts on four shows at 7, 9, 11 p.m. and 1 a.m. It's called "Siren" and it's 45 minutes of theater, sculpture, light and sound. Audience members move around the room, sit or stand, to take in the changing visual and aural perceptions.
From 9 p.m. to 3 a.m., Dinorah De Jesus Rodriguez shows "O Amor" and "Ephemera," two moving image installations.
Jazz saxophonist Carlos Averhoff Jr. plays with his quartet at 7 p.m., followed by Miami-based timba and salsa trombonist Br@ily at 8:30. From 9 p.m. to midnight, DJ Duni playsn and New York vocalist Jose Pepito Gomez interrupts at 10.
Watch "The Journey of the Jews," a 20-minute documentary about the story of Jewish migration from Europe, Turkey and Spain to Cuba. The film starts every hour.
From 6 p.m. to 1 a.m., this Italian concept store will be exhibiting paintings and photos of international artists, and showing Italian movies.
At 6 p.m., it's The Tweaksters - a group of acrobats, athletes, jugglers and dancers. At 8, dancer/choreographer/musician Julie Dossavi performs in a series of solo duets. A Gay, Lesbian, Transgender and Bisexual performing arts showcase takes place at 10 p.m., with "A Pair of Nuts," a multimedia comedy show wrapping things up at 1 a.m.
There's a vintage fashion show from 8 p.m. to 2 a.m., Michele Palmisano's photo exhibit from 8 to 4 a.m., and DJ's spinning all the while.
At 7, actors from the Playground Theatre for Young Audiences perform. From 8 to 10 p.m., The Miami Contemporary Dance Company dancers jam in their pajamas and evening gowns - it's a flash performance that could last anywhere from 2 to 15 minutes on Ocean Drive or Lincoln Road. From 8 p.m. to 4 a.m., students from Miami International University of Art and Design will construct the Vince Lombardi Super Bowl Trophy out of red bull cans. (After the piece is finished, it will travel through Art Basel Miami Beach and Super Bowl before returning for the Red Bull Art of Can Exhibition in March 2010).
There's a DJ from 1 to 3 a.m., and live painting.
It's art and fashion, plus a DJ, from 9 p.m. to midnight.
Dance hits from the 70's and 80's play here from 10 p.m. to 4 a.m.
A few events here from 7 p.m. to 1 a.m., all centered around poetry. There's also live music in the breezeway.
Alisse Christinie presents her photographic diary of Miami from 6 p.m. to 2 a.m.
From 6 to 10 p.m., you can visit the studios free of charge. At 8 in front of the building, catch a performance by Antonia Wright, a Cuban-American multimedia artist. From 7 to 10 p.m., meet artist Stephanie Rodriguez and see her take on well-known musicians in her paintings. Also, enjoy classical guitarist Maikel Rodriguez and rock band Frontline.
The Ike and Valerie Woods Band plays here from 10 p.m. to 2 a.m.
The Beach High Rock Ensemble plays at 6 p.m., followed by Rock Ensemble alumni "Jetstream" at 6:45. At 8, Dr. Michael White plays some Jazz with his quartet. That's followed by a performance by the South Florida Jazz Orchestra at 10, and stand-up comedy by the South Beach Comedy Festival from 12:30 to 2:30 a.m.
Peter Lik shows his photos from 6 p.m. to midnight.
Tickets are required for Jeffrey Milarsky's performance at 7:30. They can be picked up at the Sleepless Night Information Tent on Lincoln Road and Washington Avenue at 6 p.m.
At 10 p.m., sit and listen to this choir's "I'll Fly Away."
Art tours at 6 and 7 p.m. to learn about the history of the multi-million dollar art collection at the Ritz.
Live R&B and martini specials from 9 p.m. to 3 a.m.
From 9 p.m. to 1 a.m., catch this film event that features the works of Jacques Demy and Agnes Varda.