the Big Fig Newton of flight. Staccato can’t sing. He can’t even cheep -– not a note, not a peep. But this bird can dance. And dance he does. It’s how he communicates. But trying to decipher Staccato’s florid movements is like playing charades with the world’s worst mime. Thankfully, Allegra always knows what Staccato means. Which is probably why they’re B.F.F.L. (best friends for life). Staccato is destined to assume a high place of honor in the pantheon of silent performers, like Tinkerbelle, Buster Keaton and Harpo Marx.