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Craig Freigang began dancing at age 10 at a small, local studio in Holland, Michigan. In 2011, he began training at the Ballettschule Ilonka Theis in Hanover, Germany before returning to Michigan. In 2015 he enrolled in Milwaukee Ballet School & Academy, where he was awarded the Peter Schetter scholarship. Freigang joined Ballet Austin in 2018 as a trainee where he performed in Stephen Mills’ Giselle, The Firebird and The Nutcracker. The following season he joined the Nancy Einhorn Milwaukee Ballet II Program where he performed as Prince Siegfried in Swan Lake as well as works by choreographers Thom Dancy, Adam McKinney and Kristopher Estes-Brown. Freigang also appeared alongside the Company in Michael Pink’s Coppélia and The Nutcracker, as well as Timothy O’Donnell’s world premiere of Sacre in Ballet Russe Reimagined. Freigang was recently promoted to Milwaukee Ballet’s Company for the 2020-21 Season.