Based on heroes of shadow theatre, the consortium of the European project Pr.E.P.E.I. is developing innovative tools with aim to mitigate the phenomenon of school violence and bullying in order to reduce the school dropout.

It has been uploaded at the project’s website of the program the story of shadow hero Karagiozis entitled: "Karagiozis, brave attitude". The story is consisted of three videos, presenting a bullying story containing antibullying reaction from the victim, using the traditional shadow theatre heroes of Karagkiozis, Veligkekas, and Kollitiria. Its purpose is to aware, inform and educate on bullying and antibullying activities combining modern with traditional, putting in evidence values and attitudes, an international effort.

The director is Kostas Bakouris, while the text and the dialogues have been prepared form the shadow theater player, Tasos Konstas.

Soon it will be provided from the website an e-game using shadow heroes, containing different levels of difficulty as learning tool for values of self-respect, and respect for others, personal integrity, violence, children rights, family, friends and society as key influences on a young person.

For more information, please contact with the organization "The Smile of the Child" at 2107609550 or at