Houston Matters

Full Show: Church Security Seminars, And Navigating Giving Tuesday (Nov. 28, 2017)

Posted on · On Tuesday's Houston Matters: Some local pastors are holding workshops about better protecting their congregations from shootings. An expert helps us safely navigate all the organizations asking for donations on this Giving Tuesday. And Houston author James R. Hannibal travels the nation engaging kids in creative writing.

Houston Matters

Remote Houston: Trading a Darkened Theater for the Streets of Houston

Posted on · With the weather starting to — sort of — cool down, it’s a good time in Greater Houston to get back outdoors. Not coincidentally, a recent production at The Alley Theatre that takes people out into nature is returning for another run. Remote Houston aims to turn the idea of theatre inside out – literally. Instead of sitting down in […]

Houston Matters

Remote Houston: Trading a Darkened Theater for the Streets of Houston

Posted on · A new production at The Alley Theatre aims to turn the idea of theatre inside out – literally. Instead of sitting down in a darkened theatre, Remote Houston sends the audience out onto the streets of Houston for a unique, participatory “live art” experience. Remote Houston runs April 12 through May 13, and Michael Hagerty talked […]

Full Show

The State of Houston’s Education: Tuesday’s Show (April 12, 2016)

Posted on · On today’s program, we continue our 2nd annual “State of Houston” series – exploring the state of Greater Houston’s economy, transportation, health, education, environment, politics and culture. Today, we look at what’s happening here in education, with News 88.7’s education reporter Laura Isensee.

Arts InSight

Alley Theatre Opens New Season at Its Temporary Location

Posted on · Houston’s Alley Theatre opened its new season Aug. 20 with the Horton Foote play “The Old Friends,” a story about a Texas family in turmoil, starring Broadway veteran Betty Buckley. The new season is notable because it’s taking place entirely on the University of Houston campus while the Alley’s downtown location is renovated. Houston Public Media’s Ernie […]