Diagnoses of autism, hyperactivity, and attention deficit disorder have grown increasingly common. Have children become more difficult? Well, there never was a kid like Kaspar Hauser. He appeared in Nuremburg in 1828, devoid of speech and socialized behavior. Elizabeth Swados and Erin Courtney musicalize the story of this very wild child.
Wednesdays-Saturdays, 7 p.m.; Saturdays, 3 p.m. Starts: Feb. 13. Continues through March 28, 2009
This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on February 11, 2009