James Thomas Thinks the Earth is Flat

TFI Sloan Student Programs | 2019 (Grand Jury Prize)

Aspiring physicist Noah Roberson can’t seem to get anybody in his neighborhood to care about science. NBA All-Star (and notorious flat-earther) James Thomas has been struck by the “yips”: suddenly, inexplicably, he can’t shoot. When James’ manager sends him to Noah’s science fair for image rehab, the two immediately butt heads – and launch into an improbable partnership that could send Noah to the National Science Fair, and James back to his former glory.

Anderson Cook Anderson Cook
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Anderson Cook is a writer and educator located in Brooklyn, NY. His plays and musicals have been seen at venues like (le) poisson rouge, The Boston Conservatory, Dixon Place, the Lee Strasberg Theatre... more»