For a ballerina, there is no greater feeling than when taking a bow at the end of a performance. In that moment all the hard work you’ve put in becomes worth it. All the moments of frustration, exhaustion, and fear that have led up to the performance melt away to the sound of a cheering crowd. The applause is overwhelming, the lights are beaming and the music plays loud. You had given your all to your dancing. You had felt so at home onstage -- soaking in