Navigating These Spaces

I hadn't read my poetry out loud in public in a long while. I used to do it often back in the early part of 2000 at Sanctum. I had gotten so comfortable with walking up on stage and reading my work that I would begin with a bit of a story at the beginning…Read more Navigating These Spaces


These Spaces — Wanggo performing “Primitive”

Last night, I was at the White Wall Poetry event These Spaces at Sev's Cafe for Fringe Manila and I am so thankful that they took a video of my performance (Thank you, Franz Pantaleon!). Here's me, reading my poem Primitive (or Love in the Time of Mobile Internet and Grindr): *** Primitive (or Love in…Read more These Spaces — Wanggo performing “Primitive”

falling into place

Everything seems to be falling into place, and it's weird, because I thought I was lost and adrift at sea. Last year, I lost myself and barely did anything. T'yanak just sort of fell on my lap and I'm forever grateful for having been able to be given a chance to write that film, but it…Read more falling into place

Articles: Fringe Report: the First Week, Oscar Predictions, 50 Shades of Grey review, and Groundbreakers

Been quite a busy man as of late and I've had this wonderful opportunity to just put it out there when they come. Been catching a lot of great shows at Fringe Manila (#FringeMNL) and I have been writing mini-reviews on my Instagram (@wanggo) to help speed up the process because I'm usually shuttling from…Read more Articles: Fringe Report: the First Week, Oscar Predictions, 50 Shades of Grey review, and Groundbreakers

My first week of Fringe Manila

Fringe Manila has begun and I think I'm ready for the onslaught of all the shows that are coming. I had already bought my tickets for the next two weeks and I'm a little intimidated by the amount of performances I'm going to be watching and I hope that I can still process them and…Read more My first week of Fringe Manila

defining THESE SPACES (Fringe Manila)

Fringe Manila is happening and there will be over 90 artists, groups, and companies performing over 300 shows in venues scattered all around Manila for the 2015 Fringe Festival. It's going to be crazy and having to choose between all the possibilities is going to be exhausting. But I'll do it. A lot of great companies…Read more defining THESE SPACES (Fringe Manila)