You're Making a Mt. of a Trash Hill
A garbage play
A quick summary:
A Quick List of Some of the Characters
Jon - A teenage genius that starts to wonder at why his fellow townsmen live the way that they do.
Tim - Jon's best friend who is the class clown and town troublemaker. Because he is always in trouble, Jon constantly has to help him get out of it.
Jon's mom - The protective mother; she is always asking Jon questions, mainly of his friend Tim and why he is going out so often. She thinks that Jon is seeing a girl when he leaves the house and thus tries to follow him.
Alice - Also very smart and outdoorsy, so she doesn't fit in at school. Eventually becomes friends with Jon and Tim and makes a significant contribution to solving the problem that they face.