Stage Rightside with James Whiteside
Stage Rightside is a peek into the backstage life of James Whiteside. James tells us what’s happening currently in his career and treats the listener with regular appearances from his friends. Stylish, fun, and funny…in only the way James Whiteside can deliver.
Connect with James
James chats with fellow ABT principal dancer, David Hallberg. They babble on about Arizona iced tea, returning from injury, mild insanity, and Dear Evan Hansen. C’mon week 7!
James gets the T from ABT Executive Director Kara Medoff Barnett. They chat about feminism, ABT in the digital age, the Tonys, and the future of American Ballet Theatre.
Kyle Pickles and Ashley Baer are ABT’s Company Managers. They have the difficult task of wrangling these cats! They chat with James about touring the world, their favorite TV shows, and staying safe in cities with vastly differing cultures. Get into it!
James kikis with Principal Ballet Mistress, Susan Jones. They chat about the ideal corps de ballet woman, her favorite ballets to stage, working with every director of ABT, and becoming an airline pilot.
James sits down with Alvin Ailey’s Jamar Roberts. They discuss Mariah Carey, being a competition kid, Revelations, and protein powder. Not to mention “Hidge or not hidge”!