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2 Kenmore West Students Earn Professional Theater Opportunities

Congratulations to two current Kenmore West High School theater students who have recently secured positions as assistant stage manager for major Buffalo-area theatrical productions.

Kristen Benner, a senior at Kenmore West High School who is enrolled in the International Baccalaureate (IB) and the IB Theater programs, was recently hired by Irish Classical Theater as assistant stage manager. Kristen serves as Kenmore West High School stage manager and had previously interned at Musicalfare and 710 Main.

Sara McDonnell, an 11th-grade student at Kenmore West, was selected to be the assistant stage manager for the Smith Theatre production of “A Closer Walk with Patsy Cline.”