Following her writing and acting debut last year at the Edinburgh
Festival (Campaign, 8 August 1997), Kara Miller, an account planner at
Abbott Mead Vickers BBDO, is staging another play at this year’s
Entitled Tamagotchi Heaven, after the irritating toys of the same name,
the play explores the relationship between a vindictive, sex-starved
secretary, Emily, and her cyberpet. It will run from 7-31 August at
Festival Venue 33.
After last year’s Festival showing, Miller’s play, Undine, went on
several radio stations to rave reviews and Miller was even tipped by the
Times as a ’Great British Hope’.
Bosses at Abbott Mead, never ones to pass up the opportunity to have the
agency’s name linked to a rising star, have again agreed to sponsor