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GOOD SEATS ARE AVAILABLE FOR MANY BROADWAY SHOWS

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Below is a listing of Broadway ticket availability as of Aug. 19. Ticket supply is indicated as Difficult or Available. Credit card holders can order tickets by phone or by calling Telecharge or Ticketmaster.

- "An Inspector Calls," Philip Bosco, Rosemary Harris and Kenneth Cranham star in a revival of J.B. Priestley's detective thriller that has been a big success in England. Royale, 239-6200, same number as Telecharge. Available.

- "Angels in America," Tony Kushner's epic, two-part drama about AIDS and anxiety in the age of Ronald Reagan. The first half, "Millennium Approaches," won the 1993 Tony Award for best play. It is in repertory with the play's second half, "Perestroika" which won the same award this year. Check with the theater for the exact playing schedule. Walter Kerr, 239-6200, same number as Telecharge. Available.

- "Beauty and the Beast," the stage version of the Walt Disney cartoon classic. Palace, 730-8200. Ticketmaster. Difficult.

- "Blood Brothers," Carole King stars in Willy Russell's musical about two brothers separated at birth. Music Box, 239-6200, same number as Telecharge. Available.

- "Carousel," a revival of the classic Rodgers and Hammerstein musical based on the recent acclaimed London production. Lincoln Center's Vivian Beaumont Theater, 239-6200, same number as Telecharge. Available.

- "Cats," musical based on T.S. Eliot's cat poems, music by Andrew Lloyd Webber. Winter Garden, 239-6200, same number as Telecharge. Available.

- "Crazy For You," a musical starring Harry Groener and Karen Ziemba, featuring songs by George and Ira Gershwin. Shubert, 239-6200, same number as Telecharge. Available.

- "Damn Yankees," Bebe Neuwirth and Victor Garber star in a revival of the 1955 baseball musical. Marquis, 382-0100. Ticketmaster. Available.

- "Grease," Rosie O'Donnell stars in a revival of the high school musical set in the 1950s. Eugene O'Neill, 239-6200, same number as Telecharge. Available.

- "Guys and Dolls," a revival of the Frank Loesser musical classic based on characters created by Damon Runyon. Martin Beck, 239-6200, same number as Telecharge. Available.

- "Jackie Mason: Politically Incorrect," the comedian returns with his new one-man show. Golden, 239-6200, same number as Telecharge. Available.

- "Kiss of the Spider Woman," Vanessa Williams, Howard McGillin and Brian Mitchell star in a musical version of Manuel Puig's novel about two men incarcerated in a Latin American prison. Broadhurst, 239-6200, same number as Telecharge. Available.

- "Laughter on the 23rd Floor," a Neil Simon comedy starring Nathan Lane about the early days of television. Richard Rodgers, 221-1211. Ticketmaster. Available. Closes Aug. 27.

- "Les Miserables," a musical retelling of the epic Victor Hugo novel. Imperial, 239-6200, same number as Telecharge. Available.

- "Miss Saigon," the big London musical hit, a modern reworking of Puccini's "Madama Butterfly." Broadway, 239-6200, same number as Telecharge. Available.

- "Passion," a Stephen Sondheim-James Lapine musical about the love of two women for a handsome soldier. Winner of the 1994 Tony Award for best musical. Plymouth, 239-6200, same number as Telecharge. Available.

- "Philadelphia, Here I Come!" a revival of Irish playwright Brian Friel's first Broadway success. Now in previews, opens Sept. 8 at the Roundabout Theater Company, 869-8400. Limited engagement through Oct. 16. Available.

- "The Phantom of the Opera," the lavish Andrew Lloyd Webber musical about a deformed composer who haunts the Paris Opera House and the young soprano he loves. Majestic, 239-6200, same number as Telecharge. Difficult.

- "Tommy," the Who's rock opera transformed by Pete Townshend and director Des McAnuff into a Broadway musical. St. James, 239-6200, same number as Telecharge. Available.

- HOW TO ORDER TICKETS: Telecharge's number is 212-239-6200 unless otherwise indicated. There is a $4.75 service charge per ticket for Telecharge orders. Ticketmaster is 212-307-4100. There is a $5 service charge per ticket for Ticketmaster orders plus a $2.50 handling fee per order. Both services will provide information on specific seat locations.

Telecharge and Ticketmaster also have toll-free numbers for use by theatergoers calling from outside New York, New Jersey and Connecticut. For Telecharge call 800-432-7250; for Ticketmaster call 800-755-4000.

For 24-hour information on theater, dance and music performances, call the Theater Development Fund's New York City-On Stage, 212-768-1818.

The League of American Theaters and Producers also has a special telephone line for information on Broadway and selected off-Broadway shows and how to purchase tickets. Calls must be made on a Touch-Tone phone. The number is 212-563-BWAY (212-563-2929).

When calling theaters directly, use New York area code 212. Advance inquiries should be made, as ticket availability is subject to change.