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Full Show: More Shakeups At The Alley, And The Last Days Of Sam Houston (Jan. 24, 2018)

On Wednesday’s Houston Matters: We bring you the latest on personnel changes at The Alley Theatre. Then, it’s our weekly political roundup. Plus, we get answers to your dental questions. And we learn about the often-forgotten later years of Sam Houston’s life.

On Wednesday’s Houston Matters: Media outlets are reporting the Alley Theatre has removed director Gordon Edelstein after allegations of sexual misconduct surfaced in a New York Times report on Monday. In the Times article, female employees came forward with allegations of unwanted sexual contact during Edelstein’s time as artistic director at the Long Wharf Theatre in Connecticut. This comes after Gregory Boyd abruptly retired as the Alley’s artistic director earlier this month. We bring you the latest on both stories.

Also this hour: In our weekly political roundup, local experts break down the latest political stories with an eye for how they might affect Houston and Texas. Then, local dentist Thomas A. Servos answers all your questions about your teeth. And we learn about the less-legendary, often forgotten later years of Texas icon Sam Houston.

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Posted by Houston Public Media on Wednesday, January 24, 2018

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