Steve is a first year MFA Acting candidate at UT. Originally from WA State, he received degrees in Theatre & Education from Western Washington U. His original play Brian & Joe won an award from The Kennedy Center where he was invited for acting & playwriting. As an actor he has worked at the Tony winning O’Neill Theater Center, in NYC with the Blue Man group, numerous plays and indie films including a lead role in the feature Placebo. In L.A. he has performed stand up comedy & improv at The Hollywood Improv & The Comedy Store. As a writer, his plays have been produced in NYC & regionally. Love and thanks to Hana & family.