Youth play is tastefully presented

AWARENESS—From left are Griffen Hamilton as Moritz, Christopher Reilly as Melchior and Lulu Mack as Wendla in “Spring Awakening, recently staged by Youth Musical Theatre at Agoura High School. Courtesy photo

In 2006, Steven Sater and Duncan Sheik’s controversial musical “Spring Awakening” helped bring alt-rock to Broadway with its loud, furious score and tragic story about the effects of Puritanical values on teenagers in 1891 Germany.

The musical is based on Frank Wedekind’s angry, angst-...

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