EShadow is a modernized version of the traditional Shadow Theater. It is being developed by the Laboratory of Distributed Multimedia Information Systems and Applications (TUC/MUSIC) in the School of Electronics and Computer Engineering department of the Technical University of Crete. With eShadow you can create digital shadow theater plays, record and share them. It also provides the ability for live communication and collaboration over the Internet.
The goal of eShadow is to become a tool of creative expression and learning. It is being used by dozens of teachers, mainly in elementary schools, to create performances on topics such as economic crisis, environmental protection and folk songs. It is also used to create educational performances for learning basic concepts of mathematics and computer science.