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Music & Lyrics by: Matthew Nassida
Lyrics & Book by: Raneem Elmohandes

Living with her family in a castle floating above the clouds, Reema is a quirky 10-year-old girl who stands out from her twin sister Deema and the rest of her family. Their monotonous routine consists of collecting and extracting "Glint," a magical substance from the clouds to prevent the castle from falling to The Below. However, Reema uncovers a secret about the Glint, her family's past, and The Below, leading her to embark on a journey to uncover the truth.

Upwards had it’s first reading on May 3rd, 2023 at NYU.
A song from the show was premiered in the NYU New Musical Theatre Works concert at Joe’s Pub on May 22nd, 2023. 
The show is currently in discussions for premier in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

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For questions relating to licensing please contact Matthew here

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