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and Leisure in Canterbury
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these Canterbury pages is based on the Canterbury City Centre Street Map and Guide
MGM Cinema, St. George's Place (D4). 2 screens. Tel: 462022 for
information, and (01645) 100262 for bookings.
Cinema 3, Gulbenkian Theatre, University of Kent. Tel: 769075.
Leave the city centre along St. Dunstan's Street or St. Stephen's Road,
and follow the signs for the University. (See local press for programme
The Marlowe Theatre, The Friars, Canterbury (C2). The Box Office
is open Monday to Saturday, 10.00-20.00, and on Sundays 2 hours before
curtain up when there is a performance. Tel: (01227) 787787. A wide range
of entertainment is offered including opera, ballet, plays, musicals,
comedy and pantomimes. Disabled access.
Gulbenkian Theatre, The University of Kent, Giles Lane. Tel: 769075.
Leave Canterbury along St. Dunstan's Street, or St. Stephen's Road and
follow the signs for the University. Box Office open Monday and Friday
10.30-17.30, Tuesday-Thursday 10.30-19.30. Drama, Dance, Film and the
Annual University Opera. Cafe-Bar. Disabled access is provided, but patrons
using wheelchairs must have able-bodied escorts. There is a frequent bus
service from the city.
MUSIC AND ENTERTAINMENT VENUES:
Canterbury Choral Society. Enjoy an evening with the acclaimed
Canterbury Choral Society. Concert performances are held throughout the
year in the Cathedral. Tickets from Canterbury Bookings Ltd. Tel: 455600.
The Visitor Information Centre has details
of local pubs, clubs and restaurants where you may enjoy a wide range
For further information about Canterbury, including a free visitor
pack, please contact the Canterbury Tourist