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.

Steven's next directing project will be a semi-staged concert production of Stephen Sondheim's Into the Woods, benefiting his non-profit National Asian Artists Project and Off-Bway's Prospect Theater Company October 2018.

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 grant panelist for the National Endowment for the Arts. He has been interviewed on NPR and various other media outlets.

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