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THIS WEEK

THE GLASS MENAGERIE : 8 p.m. today through Saturday and 3 p.m. Sunday, Grover C. Maxwell Performing Arts Theatre, Augusta State University, 2500 Walton Way; $10 adults, $7 seniors, $5 students; ASU students, faculty and staff admitted free with valid ID; (706) 667-4100

Inspecting Carol: 7 p.m. dinner, 8 p.m. show, Friday and Saturday and Nov. 16, 17, 29, 30 and Dec. 1; Fort Gordon Dinner Theatre; $35 civilians, $33 seniors (65 and older), retirees, Department of the Army civilians, active duty E7 and above; $26 active Duty E6 and below, $20 show only; reservations required; (706) 793-8552 or http://www.fortgordon.com/theatre.htm

BEEGIE ADAIR TRIO: 8 p.m. Saturday; Washington Center for the Arts, 124 Newberry St., Aiken; quietSTORM will open; $25; presented by the Aiken Jazz Society; (803) 648-1438

RANDAL BAYS: 7 p.m. Sunday, The Quest Church, 4020 Washington Road, Martinez; Irish fiddle and fingerstyle guitar; $15, $5 for children 12 and younger; presented by Broadstrokes Art Gallery; (706) 860-6055, www.broadstrokesgallery.com

WKXC FM GUITAR PULL: 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, University of South Carolina Convocation Center; Dierks Bentley, Blake Shelton, Eric Church, Jo Dee Messina, Van Zant and Bucky Covington; listeners can win tickets through broadcasts; www.kicks99.com

UPCOMING

BROADWAY AT THE BELL: Gypsy, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 20; Movin' Out, 7:30 p.m. Feb. 7; David Copperfield, 5:30 and 8:30 p.m. Feb. 13; Ring of Fire, 7:30 p.m. Feb. 28; Evita, 7:30 p.m. March 13; and Chicago, 8 p.m. April 18; productions at Bell Auditorium, 712 Telfair St.; $145-$250 season tickets; (877) 858-0300

LUDACRIS: 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 21, James Brown Arena, 601 Seventh St.; ticket prices and on-sale date to be announced; (706) 722-3521

THE NUTCRACKER: 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 23; 1 and 5 p.m. Saturday-Sunday, Nov. 25-26; The Imperial Theatre, 745 Broad St.; tickets $17-$40; presented by Dance Augusta and Augusta Ballet School; (706) 722-8341, www.imperialtheatre.com

TALENT SHOW: 6:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 14; Butler High School gym, 2011 Lumpkin Road; open to all Richmond County high school students; $10; first place $500 second place $350, third place $150; bhsptsa.googlepages.com


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