Director Biography

Steve Anthony

Has been singing and dancing professionally since he was eight. He’s had the opportunity to work with such great director/choreographers as Gower Champion, Hal Prince, Tommy Tune, Peter Gennaro, Martin Scorcese and Graciella Daniel. Steve’s most memorable moment was being chosen by Michael Bennet as one of the original 22 dancers to participate in a series of workshops which led to the production of “A Chorus Line”. As a result, part of Steve’s life story is portrayed in that hit show. Steve’s other Broadway credits include SeeSaw, Spotlight, Rockabye Hamlet and The Act starring Liza Minelli. Theater in Old Town audiences will remember Steve as Tony Whitcomb in Shear Madness, Mr. Howell in Gilligan’s Island, The Musical, Spike Spaldeen in the West Coast premiere of Song of Singapore and Sylvia St. Croix in Ruthless! Regionally, Steve has been awarded two Dramalogue Awards for Gangster #1 in Kiss Me Kate and Moonface Martin in Anything Goes at The Lawrence Welk Theatre. Other favorite regional theatre roles include: Cocky in The Roar of The Greasepaint, The Smell of The Crowd, The Emcee in Cabaret, the dentist in Little Shop of Horrors and Dr. Frank N. Furter in The Rocky Horror Picture Show. Steve is a faculty member at Saddleback College and also teaches for the MFA Musical Theatre program at San Diego State University. He has also directed and choreographed extensively for San Diego Junior Theatre including this past summer’s hit, Thoroughly Modern Millie.

Guys and Dolls

Directed by Steve Anthony
Book by Jo Swerling and Abe Burrows
Music and Lyrics by Frank Loesser

Set in Damon Runyon's mythical New York City Guys and Dolls soars with the spirit of Broadway as it introduces us to a cast of vivid characters.

Cats

Directed and choreographed by Steve Anthony
Music by Andrew Lloyd Webber
Based on the Poems of T.S. Eliot

Andrew Lloyd Webber's musical Cats comes to San Diego Junior Theatre!