About This Program
When I Stepped on a Lego, a Mermaid Discovered a Chicken Sandwich
A poetic monologue of surreal dreams unfolds as Mr. Regie discovers a magical lego block of poetry and a kaleidoscopic array of poetic devices and magical creatures emerge. This solo plays dazzles young audiences with Cabico’s quick silver delivery and comedic character work. Inspired by bedtime stories told to his nephew, Kieran, the play connects generations of Filipino warriors and wordsmiths to the art of creative language and rhythm.
"Cabico’s work holds the same kind force and power that Lady Gaga projects! Thrilling! If you have a chance to see him perform, don’t miss it!" —Kenyon Review
"The Fairy Godmother of Spoken Word Poetry!" —Washington Post
"Cabico's eloquence as a poet is extraordinary!" —Broadway World