When Victoria Melody by coincidence discovers that her dog, Major Tom, has potential as a beauty pagent entry she decides to run him and use the opportunity to take a closer look at the world of dog shows. Alas, Major Tom’s debut proves to be a painful affair and Victoria Melody decides to put herself through Major Tom’s embarrassments - she runs for the title of Ms. England 2013.
Major Tom is a comical one-woman/one-dog show that details the experiences of both dog and owner as they are being judged on appearances alone. In Major Tom Victoria Melody humorously takes on our fascination with celebrity and beauty in a world where the winner takes it all.
“Beneath the show’s natural charm there’s an uneasy commentary on self-obsession.” - Exeunt Magazine