A quick look at ‘confidence’ in the thesaurus reveals much. Just reading and really pondering upon each of these words will help your confidence as a dancer.
backbone, boldness, brashness
certainty, cool, courage,
daring, dash, determination
faith in oneself, fearlessness, firmness, fortitude
pluck, poise, presumption
reliance, resoluteness, resolution
self-possession, self-reliance, spirit, spunk, sureness
There, now don’t you feel more confident?
Now go back to the top and take another look at the painting, note the dancer’s facial expression and body language. BE that dancer in your next class or performance. BE that dancer every day and your joy in dancing will soar!