Karen
Bennington

Height: 167cm

Hair Colour: Auburn

Eye Colour: Hazel

Playing Age: 18-30 Years

Bio

In July 2023, Karen played the role of Samantha in an HSE commercial for Whitenoise Studios, directed by Adam Smyth.
 
Karen has many years of experience in theatre. She writes, directs, choreogtaphs and performs in pantomimes and comedy plays with community theatre group Lambeg Players.
 
She currently studies acting for screen with Shelley Lowry School and is also working on a number of writing projects.
 
Karen sings alto in Concentio Choir in Belfast and previously sang in Cappella Caeciliana.
 
In 2022 Karen sang in the choir for Andrea Bocelli’s Concert in the SSE Arena, Belfast.
 
In 2019 Karen featured in 3 Radio Adverts for Mauds Ice Creams on U105.
 
As a teenager Karen trained with Music Theatre 4 Youth from 2008 – 2012.
 
At Methodist College Belfast, she choreographed the school production, sang in all of the choirs and was appointed Music President in hr final year.
 
Karen has worked as a chef, a barista, a cookery teacher, a receptionist and a support workerfor adults with additional support needs.
 
She now runs her own bespoke bakery business from her professional kitchen in Wallace Village, Lisburn.