The italian Storytelling Center organizes the first event of the festival “Quattro storie in padella” (Kitchen Stories), the festival that brings together storytelling and gastronomy. The chef sets up a gourmet dinner while the storyteller puts in a story in between each course. Chef Matteo Cameli and Creative Director Giovanna Conforto. Find out more on Matteo and Giovanna on our Team.
Today, more than one hour of children stories and fairy tales. We told the stories, we illustrated them and we sang them. One hour with voices, images and 3d books.
Stories bring generations together. We love to begin our new year by telling stories everywhere to everybody! For the Epiphany, we will read children stories out aloud for two days.
Friends from Lebanon, guests from the Netherlands and Italian tellers from Tuscany, Piedmont, Sicily and Emilia Romagna joined us for the first storytelling workshop on Christmas Tales.
They say that the Three Kings arrived, each of them with delegation from the country of origin. The comet drove them to Jerusalem and they traveled restlessly to town. Yet, when they arrived, the fog hid away the guiding star…
Over 150 people came to party the opening of il Centro delle Storie, the book sharing corner that hosts the headquarter of the Italian Storytelling Center.
The Archer, the opening ceremony of the Italian Storytelling Center, has already conquered the media 🙂
Here is the news on Forlì Today of December the 5th 2016.
Sarà la storia rabbinica de l’”Arciere”, assieme ad altre storie sul fascino avventuroso di ogni inizio, a tenere a battesimo il Centro delle Storie di Portico di Romagna. Il Centro delle Storie è un piccolo salottino letterario con più anime. Da un lato, il Centro delle Storie dà un angolo per il book sharing a cittadini e ospiti di Portico di Romagna; dall’altro, il Centro delle Storie offre una sede al primo centro italiano di storytelling, attivato dall’Associazione culturale Academy Olmo, in collaborazione con lo Scottish Storytelling Center di Edimburgo, sotto la direzione scientifica della storyteller italiana Giovanna Conforto.
Christmas Tales, scheduled in December the 28th 2016, is our first official storytelling workshop. It comes after a lot of work behind the scene and it tributes our headquarter in Portico di Romagna.
Our story began in Scotland during a casual an adventorous meeting between Max, the chef, and Giovanna, the storyteller. This is how they met!