My Shadow and Me

Back by popular demand!

Meet Drew Colby – a man whose shadow can do almost anything – make enchanting shadow animals and fabulous shadow lands and even funny shadow people, all with just two hands. Be amazed as shadow crabs creep from the sea, a shadow monkey does a hula-hoop dance and a tiny shadow man goes riding on a great, big shadow elephant.

Commissioned by Junction Goole and supported by the Arts Council England.

Winner: Audience Choice Award, 2019 Moving Parts Puppet Festival

Audience testimonials

“Ingenious, delightful, funny and fun.”

“Awesome! Loved every minute!”


“Fabulous show, amazing what one man can do with their hands!! Really fascinating and entertaining.”

“Delightful, such whimsy! I can’t wait to try this!”

“Brilliant! Amazing imagination and unbelievable skill. Come back please!!”

“Great show! More next year please!”

  • Performer: Shadowgraphy
  • Price: £8 or £25 for a family ticket - under 2s free
  • Tagline: Chaplinesque comedy and beautiful hand shadows combine in skilful style
  • Run time: 60 mins


  • Venue: Vue
  • Date: Friday, 26th July 2019
  • Start Time: 11:00
  • End Time: 12:00
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