December 7 2003 at 7 :30 PM

Again Steven has written the opening number (including a parody of Christmas and Broadway tunes) for Divos/Divas and Divettes. Performers include Michael Rupert, Loni Ackerman and Max Von Essen (Dance of the Vampires), among others. Lyrics for the number written by Michael Colby

November 2003

Steven is currently the music director for the second year in a row for Princeton Triangle Club entitled FOR LOVE OR FUNNY Click here for more information

October 2003

At Azaza on 891 First Avenue, Barry Z, presented two of Steven’s songs performed by Bill Ryall (Pictures I Draw, lyric by Michael Colby) and Neva Small (Open Your Eyes, lyric by Michael Colby).


September 2003

Composer/Arranger for opening number called “Divotion,” performed at “Timeless Divas” with co-hosts Tony Randall and Ben Vereen (who said the song was “very clever.”) Participating in the opening number: Ken Prymus (Cats), Jeff Keller (Phantom), John De Marco (MAC cabaret performer) and Larry Raiken (Follies Revival).

Music director for Bill Ryall, who sang two of my songs, Pictures I Draw and I’ve Given Up. Manhattan Plaza Foundation Thirteenth Anual Benefit on September 8. Also appearing in the concert were Annie Hughes, CArol Woods, Kristine Zbornik, among others.

August 2003

Just completed A Multimedia Presentation of His Music Services for Those in the Arts. To get more information, please email him at Steven [email protected]

Music director for new musical “As the Years Go By”, by Laura I. Kramer and Mitch Bernard. Cast: Donna Lynne Champlin (Hollywood Arms), Ennis Smith (Smokey Joes Cafe), Bradley Dean (Man of La Mancha), and Kim Stern (National Tour, Annie). Recorded at : Tom Mcgrath Studio, 85 and Broadway.

August 21, 2003 at 888 7th Avenue, Music Director for Alison Fraser (produced by DCA Productions) , out door concert


July 2003

“Be There” written by Michael Colby and myself has been chosen as a possible theme for the upcoming movie, HEART OF THE BEHOLDER. The movie’s producer Darlene Lieblich (whose worked on numerous TV hits) is planning a soundtrack of songs by unknown and up-and-coming songwriters. Part of her ultimate decision will be based on the ratings given online to the finalist songs Please visit this website and vote for my song! ( completed is a new pop song, recorded by Neva Small at Joe Baker’s Studio, entitled “Open Your Eyes.”

June 6, 2003 11 AM and 2 PM

Steven is the music director for a new workshop production of Huck Finn for Theatreworks USA at Chelsea Studios. The composer is Jeff Lunden and bookwriter and lyricist is Art Perlman and director is Tim Vassen.

May 16, 17, and 18, 2003

Steven will for the 3rd time serve as music director for William Ryall’s cabaret act — this time in Orlando Florida. This act will include original material written by Ryall and Silverstein (“Me, and “Good Grooming”). Click on the below flyer to to see the flyer in detail. Click here to see the review from – – – This show was just awarded Best Cabaret Debut of 2002 by Theater Mania. Click here to see the annoucement and winners in other categories.

May 11 and 12, 2003

Steven served as music director for NBC Preview of “Will and Grace Rock Opera” with the stars of Will and Grace (Debra Messing, Eric McCormack, Sean Hayes and Megan Mullaly) taped for TV at the Metropolitan Opera.

Week of May 5, 2003

Steven’s song, Notice Me (lyrics by Stephen Cole) will be heard in Kit Williams Cabaret act, “HOME,” with music direction by Steven. Performance info: Don’t Tell Mama, May 5 at 8 :30 PM and May 8 at 8 PM.

Week of March 15, 2003

Steven’s song, Since I Fell (lyrics by Michael Colby) was selected as one of the top 10 from Modern Broadway. Click here to see the details! Thanks!

February 2 2003 at 8:45 PM

Its cabaret time! Check out Jessica Bashline (below in rehearsal with Steven). She perofrmed at Danny’s Cabaret room. Steven was her music director. The show was presented at Danny’s Skylight Room located at 346 W. 46th between 8th and 9th avenue in NYC Reservations can be made by calling 212-265-8133. $12 cover charge $10 minimum. She sang Sondheim, Stevie Nicks, Dolly Parton, among others!