Born in Gahanna Ohio, Margaret Kraus began her training at Pinnell Dance Centre. She continued her training at Columbus City Ballet School under the direction of Shir Lee Wu. Margaret was awarded top twelve in the Indianapolis regional YAGP in 2015. She attended the Bolshoi Ballet Summer Intensive in 2015 and 2016. Margaret’s favorite role performed was the Sugar Plum Fairy in Columbus City Ballet’s Nutcracker. She is looking forward to continuing her studies with BalletMet as a trainee.