Redhouse http://wrvo.org en Modernized "Music Man" production gives Syracuse student actors new experience http://wrvo.org/post/modernized-music-man-production-gives-syracuse-student-actors-new-experience <p></p><p>Students in the Syracuse City School District are among the stars in the Redhouse Arts Center production of "The Music Man." The idea was to turn River City, Iowa into a multicultural melting pot by doing colorblind casting, and at the same time give the students real-world experience working with professional actors.</p><p>Over the past year, life has been a struggle for 16-year-old, Tajanae Lane. She has had to move from Syracuse to New Jersey then back to Syracuse after her father was arrested for robbing a bank.&nbsp;</p> Sat, 14 Dec 2013 13:34:00 +0000 Tom Magnarelli 48543 at http://wrvo.org Modernized "Music Man" production gives Syracuse student actors new experience