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Memories from 1988: The Co-op Juniors grace the Ipswich stage for Alice in Wonderland

PUBLISHED: 07:00 20 December 2017

One of the many dance numbers during the Alice in Wonderland pantomime

One of the many dance numbers during the Alice in Wonderland pantomime

Earlier this month the Co-op Juniors hosted their Christmas Spectacular in the Land of Oz at Snape Maltings. But were you involved in this production of Alice in Wonderland at the Gaumont in 1988?

A pantomime cow takes to the stageA pantomime cow takes to the stage

Pantomime season is well and truly upon us with shows now a daily occurrence right across Suffolk, spreading Christmas cheer and providing festive entertainment for the whole family.

Were you one of the younger members of the Co-op junior's Alice in Wonderland production in 1988?Were you one of the younger members of the Co-op junior's Alice in Wonderland production in 1988?

In this gallery, we look back to when the Co-op Juniors put on their production of Alice in Wonderland in 1988.

Some of the best-known characters from Alice in WonderlandSome of the best-known characters from Alice in Wonderland

The Co-op Juniors are no strangers to the stage in Suffolk, having been running since the early 1950s. They have hosted a regular productions inlcuding in Felixstowe, at the Ipswich Regent and Snape Maltings Concert Hall, where this year’s Christmas Spectacular in the Land of Oz was held.

A chess board challenge featured in the productionA chess board challenge featured in the production

This production of Alice in Wonderland was held in Ipswich, at the former Gaumont theatre, and ran from December 26 until January 2 in 1988.

Some festive costumes from the Co-op Juniors show in 1988Some festive costumes from the Co-op Juniors show in 1988

Have you performed with the Co-op Juniors for one of their Christmas shows?

The Queen of Hearts talking to Tweedle Dum and Tweedle DeeThe Queen of Hearts talking to Tweedle Dum and Tweedle Dee

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