Steven is a 2018 Lucille Lortel Award nominee for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Musical for his portrayal of Kayama Yesaemon in the Off-Broadway production of Stephen Sondheim's Pacific Overtures at Classic Stage Company.

In Spring 2019, Steven was honored at Prospect Theater Company's 20th Anniversary Gala for his contributions to the growth of the Off-Broadway non-profit company as an actor, director and producing partner.

Steven has been a theater professional for over 2 decades, continuing to work extensively in New York City as an actor, director, instructor at New York University's Tisch School of the Arts, and as a voice/speech/text specialist in consulting. He is a founder of the non-profit National Asian Artists Project and has served in national positions, including as a grants panelist for the National Endowment for the Arts. He has been interviewed on NPR and various other media outlets and has served as a guest speaker at the Yale School of Drama and Montclair State University.

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