Oh yes it is! Looking back to this Ipswich school’s pantomime in 1978

Do you remember the Aladdin pantomime at St Matthew's School in 1978? Picture: OWEN HINES

Do you remember the Aladdin pantomime at St Matthew's School in 1978? Picture: OWEN HINES - Credit: Owen Hines

He’s behind you! We take a look back at a performance of Aladdin at St Matthew’s School in Ipswich.

Do you remember the Aladdin pantomime at St Matthew's School in 1978? Picture: OWEN HINES

Do you remember the Aladdin pantomime at St Matthew's School in 1978? Picture: OWEN HINES - Credit: Owen Hines

Aladdin is an ancient tale set in the Middle East of a peasant boy who finds a genie in a lamp.

Do you remember the Aladdin pantomime at St Matthew's School in 1978? Picture: OWEN HINES

Do you remember the Aladdin pantomime at St Matthew's School in 1978? Picture: OWEN HINES - Credit: Owen Hines

In the pantomime version of the story, Widow Twankey - a lady who runs a laundrette - is Aladdin's mother.

Do you remember the Aladdin pantomime at St Matthew's School in 1978? Picture: OWEN HINES

Do you remember the Aladdin pantomime at St Matthew's School in 1978? Picture: OWEN HINES - Credit: Owen Hines

Widow Twankey, the dame of the show, was entertaining the children all afternoon with her humourous slapstick.

Do you remember the Aladdin pantomime at St Matthew's School in 1978? Picture: OWEN HINES

Do you remember the Aladdin pantomime at St Matthew's School in 1978? Picture: OWEN HINES - Credit: Owen Hines

The evil Abanaza tries to conspire against the emporer and take power for himself, he decieves Aladdin too.

Do you remember the Aladdin pantomime at St Matthew's School in 1978? Picture: OWEN HINES

Do you remember the Aladdin pantomime at St Matthew's School in 1978? Picture: OWEN HINES - Credit: Owen Hines

Aladdin falls in love with the princess, and they all lived happily ever after.

Do you remember the Aladdin pantomime at St Matthew's School in 1978? Picture: OWEN HINES

Do you remember the Aladdin pantomime at St Matthew's School in 1978? Picture: OWEN HINES - Credit: Owen Hines

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