"Skylight" will join a number of British imports vying for attention on Broadway this season. Other productions include "The Audience," starring
Hare has seen several of his plays reach Broadway, including a 2006 run of "The Vertical Hour," starring Nighy and
"Skylight," directed by Stephen Daldry, recently concluded its run at Wyndham's Theatre in London, receiving largely favorable critical notices. The play was first performed in 1995 at the National.
For those unable to make it to New York, "Skylight" is scheduled to be broadcast to cinemas around the world starting Oct. 23 as part of the NT Live series.
Mulligan previously appeared on Broadway in 2008 in Chekhov's "The Seagull," with Kristin Scott Thomas. She also starred in a 2011 off-Broadway production of "Through a Glass Darkly" from the Atlantic Theater Company.