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Skylight

Author: David Hare
Publisher: London ; Boston : Faber and Faber, 1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Drama : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Kyra is a young teacher working and living in one of London's less attractive districts. Tom's wife has recently died of cancer: he is a wealthy entrepreneur and Kyra's former lover. On a cold winter night Tom's teenage son, Edward, calls on Kyra to beg her to reconcile with his father. The reconciliation turns into a searing conflict of contemporary British values as well as of emotions.
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Genre/Form: English drama
Drama
Scripts (Documents)
Plays (Performed works)
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Hare
ISBN: 0571176127 9780571176120
OCLC Number: 32815644
Notes: "FF plays"--Cover.
Description: 101 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: David Hare.
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Skylight premiered at the National Theatre in 1995 and then went on to become one of the most internationally successful plays of recent years.This is the definitive edition of Skylight.  Read more...

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"The play of the decade." --Spectator"A magnificent chamber play by one of the few major playwrights in our language. Quite unlike his "social" trilogy [Racing Demon, Murmuring Judges, The Absence of Read more...

 
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