April 6 - April 7, 2013
ArtsEmerson: The World On Stage presents Moonrise Kingdom. In Wes Anderson’s enchanting tale, two young adventurers run away from home. Sam is an unpopular Khaki Scout whose foster parents refuse to take him back and Suzy is an odd but fiercely independent girl unhappy with her home life. Together they send their New England island town on a frantic search for them while they awkwardly discover their first love. Winner of 23 awards and nominated for 50, Moonrise Kingdom is sure to warm your heart and spark your desire for exploration.