"NT News stories about yowie sightings in Acacia Hills were in fact a key point of inspiration for the piece," she told the Northern Territory News.
The play is the brainchild of Ella Watson-Russell, and centres around the kidnap of a man by two "hairy sisters". Intriguing!
Writing the play has apparently turned Watson-Russell from a sceptic to a believer.
There have been numerous reports of yowies in the Acacia Hills area, most recently in the 1990s.