Leigh Silverman
(© Joseph Marzullo/Retna)
Leigh Silverman
(© Joseph Marzullo/Retna)
Manhattan Theatre Club will present the world premiere of Liz Flahive's From Up Here, to begin performances on March 27, with an official opening on April 16. This production, which is presented in association with Ars Nova, will be directed by Leigh Silverman. Casting and design team for the production will be announced in the coming weeks.

Flahive is a graduate of NYU's Tisch School of the Arts Department of Dramatic Writing. Her plays have been produced, workshopped or read at NYU, Williamstown Theater Festival, Naked Angels, and Ars Nova.

Silverman is currently represented Off-Broadway with Yellow Face at the Public Theater. Her many credits include Well, The Beebo Brinker Chronicles, and Blue Door. She will also direct the world premieres of Brooke Berman's Hunting and Gathering and Tanya Barfield's Of Equal Measure later this season.