Other Stories, the review of music, culture and entertainment in the Parish of San Luca in Latina, is back

The third edition of Altre Storie, the review organized by the Quartieri Connessi association with San Luca Parish in Latina under the artistic direction of Ferdinando Cedrone and Gioconda Bartolotta.

It is three long weekends that take place between music and culture in the oratory and amphitheater of the religious structure.

The Altre Storie review was born in 2018, and after a two-year halt due to Covid, it returns to offer a space of social cohesion, a sense of community and belonging.


It begins Friday, June 17 at. 18.00 with the official opening of the festival, which debuts with the concert for students from IC “Don Milani”. Kl. 20.30 is held the first evening of the music competition “Altre Stelle”, and then at. 9.30pm there is a concert with Soul and the Gang with the big hits of Michael Jackson, Amy Winehouse, Madonna and many others in a pop-key soul.

For the competition, registration is free depending on availability for both singers and bands.

On Saturday 18 June at 6 pm, it’s time for the little ones with the agreement Ad loud. Reading books and games for boys and girls aged 4 to 10 years. Curated by Botteghe Invisibili. Kl. 20.30 the second evening of the competition and at 9.30pm Tony Montecalvo & The Dream Catchers plow the tables with their beloved mix of Folk-Rock-Blues-Country played with the instruments of the American tradition.

To end the first weekend on Sunday the 19th at 18 we will talk about waste with ABC: Separate collection in Q4 Q5. Updates, critical issues, doubts, advice. With ABC executives and technicians.

Kl. At 20:00, Ferdinando Cedrone, chairman of the Quartieri Connessi Association and artistic director of the exhibition, will take care of the appointment. Communicate effectively: active listening, body language, public speaking.

At 9 pm, archaeologist, author and popularizer Francesco Moriconi will present his most recent discovery: From Pomezia Italica to Littoria.

After a short weekly break, he resumes Friday, June 24 at 2pm with Scams for the Elderly: Information and Prevention. Edited by Antimo Di Biasio of the National Neighborhood Control Association.

20.30 agreement with poetry: Presentation of the book by Francesca Suale Fragile. With the author, journalist Teresa Faticoni, the D’Altrocanto Choir after all. Readings by Robin Corradini and Gioconda Bartolotta.

The evening ends at 22 with the Maguiva Acoustic Trio, which proposes pop and rock music that adapts it to only three instruments: Emanuele (percussion and voices), Guido (guitar) and Ivan (guitar and voices).

After Saturday the 25th at 18 the children return as protagonists in the designation The Circus of the Clouds, animated reading for those aged 4 to 10 years. Curated by Botteghe Invisibili.

20.00 presentation of Nicoletta Zuliani’s book “Do not tell my principal that I teach (English) like jazz”. With the author, the 3ForJazz group. The event entitled Jazz and Words: A New Teaching will be moderated by Amalia Tagliaferri and Ferdinando Cedrone.

21.30 Tony Montecalvo performs in the Music & Lyrics show. The musical part is from Montecalvo, and the readings are entrusted to Stefania Cavalcanti and Gioconda Bartolotta.

Sunday the 26th of June, to close the second weekend of Altre Storie, we start at 8 pm with the presentation of Byparken in Mellemvandet. With Loretta Isotton, Rapporteur for the Pro Parco Urbano Acque Medium Committee, Adriana Calì, Councilor for the Environment of the Municipality of Latina.

21.00 the theme continues with Climate, Agriculture, Chemistry and Society: An overview. Edited by Dr. Giovanni Morelli and Marco Mastroleo (writer and scientific popularizer).

The last weekend opens on July 1 with the agreement You can do… in time for music. First aid for children. Curated by Christian Manzi. 18 o’clock.

Kl. 20:00 the tones of MediterrAnima arrive on stage, in an instrumental journey through the melodies and rhythms of the Mediterranean. From Italy to France passing through Andalusia, a sea universe of sounds mixed and regenerated with Gianluca Verrengia on flamenco and acoustic guitar, Matteo Roccia on acoustic guitar and Rafael Nieto on percussion.

Kl. At 21.00, the final of the Altre Stelle competition is scheduled: jury voting, award ceremony, performance of the winning competitors’ pieces.

Several readings for Saturday 2 July start at 18 for boys and girls aged 4 to 10 years. Curated by Botteghe Invisibili

Tonight’s music super main character with Canusìa and Botteghe Invisibili in L’isola che c’e. Songs and stories between land and sea at 20.30 and Mama’s Soul Beats (a choir consisting of about 25 mothers and working women assisted by 4 musicians) at. 21.30.

Grand finale on Sunday 3 July with the expected presentation of Andrea Stabil’s book “Hidden Stories of Latina. Part II “.

20.30 agreement with Medicine and Society: Will Covid just be a memory? by Professor Miriam Lichtner, Director of the Department of Infectious Diseases at the Hospital of Santa Maria Goretti in Latina and Associate Professor at the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Sapienza in Rome.

Finishing in great style at 22.30 with the awarding of some personalities from the world of medicine, sports and entertainment, The Pontine Excellence, in the presence of the Mayor of Latina Damiano Coletta.

Every evening there will be catering organized by el Papì 1980.


“We have reached the third edition of Altre Storie – declares Ferdinando Cedrone, president of the Quartieri Connessi association and member of the Q4Q5 Civic Network coordination – this year the review of events will range from all cultural genres, musical competitions and performances of bands that will span between the different music genres, debates on important socio-cultural themes with important speakers, presentation of books with the authors; in short many events designed to involve people of all ages, but above all it must be said that ‘Altre Storie ‘is becoming a traditional event in which all Latina participate, that this review has gone beyond the boundaries of Nuova Latina and Nascosa neighborhoods (ex q4 q5), to enrich the panorama of summer events in this city, in such a difficult post -pandemic period, wants to give a sign in the hope of having left lockdowns, fear and forced isolation, which has weighed heavily in culture and socialization and impoverished our lives because they have created a void that we must all now commit ourselves to fill ”.


Quartieri Connessi is a voluntary association (ODV) that has been working in the Q4 and Q5 neighborhoods for over 18 years. It is always committed to promoting the values ​​of civic sense, legality, respect for the person and the environment, and often initiates initiatives to improve the viability of the Nuova Latina (Q4) and Nascosa (Q5) districts.

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