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'Steel Magnolias' forges friendships on, off stage

...portrayals of the story.Directing this show is Betty Walpert, the wife of Fort Gordon Dinner Theatre coordinator Steve Walpert, who teaches drama at John S. Davidson Fine Arts Magnet School and has performed in numerous shows at Fort Gordon...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-07-09/steel-magnolias-forge
Farce is a funny thing

...to stage. "A lot of people denigrate farce," said Steve Walpert, who is directing the British farce It Runs in the...that energy has been one of the greatest challenges. "Steve Walpert is great at that," said John Gary Pullen, another...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/11/03/app_298239.shtml
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Veteran cast will have crowd laughing in 'Never Too Late'

...under the direction of Dan Posey is making sure the set reflects the characters, according to dinner theater director Steve Walpert."The central character owns a lumber yard so there's a lot of intricate molding and woodwork in the set design...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-04-28/veteran-cast-will-hav
Holmes finds new mystery at Fort Gordon Dinner Theatre

...month in Sherlock Holmes and the Adventure of the Suicide Club."This is a new script by Jeffrey Hatcher," said Steve Walpert, the director. "It's an exciting, fun story."Hatcher combines Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's familiar characters...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2013-09-18/holmes-finds-new-myst
Same show, different audiences: Community theater groups say schedule overlaps unintentional

...shows were done in the past, what patrons want to see and performers want to stage, marketability and diversity.Steve Walpert, the director of Fort Gordon Dinner Theatre, said he reads lots of plays and tries to pick new, fresh shows for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2013-09-03/same-show-different-a
'Lend Me a Tenor' to lend laughter

Steve Walpert guarantees three weekends of laughter as Fort Gordon Dinner Theatre presents Lend Me A Tenor."Every audience enjoys a farce...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-02-11/lend-me-tenor-lend-la
'Legally Blonde' brings new energy to Fort Gordon Dinner Theatre

It's a show Steve Walpert has been looking forward to producing for a while.About 18 months ago, Walpert, the director of Fort Gordon Dinner Theatre...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2013-02-20/legally-blonde-brings
Fort Gordon Dinner Theatre show 'Social Security' is a reunion of sorts

...Security."This started out as a reunion show, a summer project to bring a lot of experience to the stage," said Steve Walpert, who is in charge of Fort Gordon's theater program and will be on stage with his wife, Betty, for this show...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2013-07-10/fort-gordon-dinner-th
Fort Gordon Dinner Theatre presents golf farce

...British farce, an ode to Groucho Marx movies. It has very broad humor and a very classic style," said director Steve Walpert.The plot has some twists and turns to keep the audience guessing, and if audience members haven't laughed enough...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2013-05-07/fort-gordon-dinner-th
Actor goes all-in for 'Harvey' at Fort Gordon Dinner Theatre

...replay of Stewart's characterization."I've never seen the Jimmy Stewart movie," Pullium said.For 2012, Steve Walpert, the director of the theater, has brought a varied menu to patrons, staging newer works such as Game Show and Almost...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2012-10-30/actor-goes-all-harvey