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It Happened One Day

Mudlark

Four local writers, directors and designers have worked with nationally renowned mentors to rediscover four works from the Mudlark One Day Cannon. The plays explore powerful and pertinent issues ranging from aged care to the environmental apocalypse!

It Happened One Day is a collection of four short plays exploring powerful and pertinent issues, ranging from aged care to the environmental apocalypse!

Drawn from Mudlark's One Day canon, local writers, directors and designers have worked with national nationally acclaimed expert mentors to evolve and develop the scripts, design concepts and themes to produce a season of work that gives a powerful perspective on the current issues facing our world.


Mudlark is a significant regional theatre company, with a reputation for producing high quality theatre that is rich, socially current and emotionally complex, created for Tasmanians, by Tasmanians.

Mudlark exists for Tasmanian artists, audiences and the community and plays an important leadership role in the cultural development of Northern Tasmania.

Mudlark host the Northern Tasmanian 24 hour theatre project One Day. The creation of a number of new (short) tasmanian works in 24 hour windows.

This project was assisted through Arts Tasmania by the Minister for the Arts