Dean Gladden takes over as managing director of the Alley Theater in Houston in September.
He’ll work alongside Alley a.d. Gregory Boyd. Before snagging the post at the Alley, Gladden was m.d. of the Cleveland Play House for 19 years.
The Alley is one of the country’s more prominent nonprofits, maintaining an ongoing relationship with Edward Albee, among other legit names.