MIRIAM PAYNE (Ensemble) is thrilled to be making her Candlelight debut in The Music Man!  Currently an avid music student, she attends Boyer College of Music and Dance at Temple University.  Recently, Miriam won the Julie Award for “Best Actress in a Musical” for the role of Maria in West Side Story at The Grand Theatre in Williamstown, NJ.  Other favorite roles include: Helen Burns (Jane Eyre: The Musical), Ti Moune (Once On This Island), and Sillabub (CATS).  Much love and thanks to God, Mom, Dad, family, teachers, and friends.