Actress Mary Kate O’Connell to be honored with star at Curtain Up!

Sep 16, 2016

One of Buffalo's prominent members of the theater community will be honor Friday night at the 2016 Curtain Up! Actress and director Mary Kate O'Connell will receive a Star in the Theatre District's Plaza of Stars.  WBFO's senior reporter Eileen Buckley recently met with O'Connell to talk about her theater group, O'Connell & Company and her work with area youth.

Actress & director Mary Kate O'Connell & Rosy pose for a photo in our WBFO studio.
Credit WBFO News photo by Eileen Buckley

O'Connell receives her star at a ceremony at 5 p.m. Friday at the corner of Main and Tupper streets with Buffalo Mayor Byron Brown.