Opera Ballet School pupils stand in the foyer de la danse before rehersal for the “Générale” performance at Opera Garnier on April 2013 in Paris, France - Pascal Le Segretain / Opera National de Paris / Getty Images
The feeling of standing behind the curtains, feeling the warmth of the stage lights, the rush of adrenalin through your body, the tightness of your leotard and tutu, and the stiffness of your pointe shoes.
Black Swan - black-swan photo (Bottom Leg not turned out. Bugs me. You can tell she only had a few months to a year of training because of this. Just look at the other dancer's supporting legs, all their feet are turned out.