Skylight

Skylight

Broadway
Play
Original
SYNOPSIS: On a bitterly cold London evening, schoolteacher Kyra Hollis receives an unexpected visit from her former lover, Tom Sergeant, a successful and charismatic restaurateur whose wife has recently died. As the evening progresses, the two attempt to rekindle their once passionate relationship, only to find themselves locked in a dangerous battle of opposing ideologies and mutual desires.

Skylight had its premiere at the Royal National Theatre's Cottesloe Theatre in May 1995; the production transferred to Wyndham's Theatre in the West End in February 1996.
People (62)

Awards

Drama Desk Award
1997 Outstanding Actor in a Play Nominee
1997 Outstanding Actress in a Play Nominee
Drama League
1997 Distinguished Production of a Play Nominee
New York Drama Critics' Circle
1997 Best Foreign Play Winner
Theatre World
1997 Theatre World Special Award Winner
Tony Award
1997 Actor in a Play Nominee
1997 Actress in a Play Nominee
1997 Direction of a Play Nominee
1997 Play Nominee

Grosses

Week Ending Week Number This Week Gross Potential Gross Diff $ Avg Ticket Top Ticket Seats Sold Seats in Theatre Perfs Previews % Cap This Week Diff % cap
Dec 29, 1996 31 $315,416.00 $0.00 $81,019.00 $43.78 $55.00 7204 1058 8 0 85.11% 22.40%
Dec 22, 1996 30 $234,397.00 $0.00 -$23,665.00 $44.16 $55.00 5308 1058 8 0 62.71% -5.93%
Dec 15, 1996 29 $258,062.00 $0.00 -$11,177.00 $44.42 $55.00 5810 1058 8 0 68.64% -2.64%
Dec 8, 1996 28 $269,239.00 $0.00 -$13,562.00 $44.63 $55.00 6033 1058 8 0 71.28% -1.25%