As a director, Steven has directed in New York and Ohio, including productions of Oliver!, Northanger Abbey and NAAP's presentations of You Gave Me a Sheep, How Love Feels, Sign, and Blind.

He has also served as a directing/choreographic assistant for A Chorus Line (2006 Broadway revival), Rodger's and Hammerstein's Cinderella (New York City Opera), The King and I (national tour), Greetings from Yorkville (NYC), and Oklahoma! (NAAP).