Matthew Beard, Carey Mulligan, and Bill Nighy star in the new Broadway revival of David Hare's Skylight.
Matthew Beard, Carey Mulligan, and Bill Nighy star in the new Broadway revival of David Hare's Skylight.
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Carey Mulligan and Bill Nighy made their long-awaited returns to Broadway on April 2, as David Hare's Skylight opened at the John Golden Theatre. Directed by Stephen Daldry and costarring Matthew Beard, the production began previews March 13 and will run through June 21. This revival originated at Wyndham's Theatre on London's West End in summer 2014.

Playwright David Hare celebrates his opening night with his wife, Nicole Farhi.
Playwright David Hare celebrates his opening night with his wife, Nicole Farhi.
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Mulligan, an Academy Award nominee for the film An Education, plays Kyra Hollis, a London schoolteacher who, on a wintry evening, receives a visit from her former lover, restaurateur Tom Sergeant (Nighy), whose wife has recently died. As they attempt to rekindle their relationship, they must contend with conflicting ideologies that stand in the way. Beard completes the cast as Tom's college-age son, Edward.

Bill Nighy has a blast at the opening-night party.
Bill Nighy has a blast at the opening-night party.
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