Whitney Gail Aronson, director of "Marty's Shadow," is Associate Artistic Director of August Strindberg Rep, where she has has staged five of Strindberg's plays: "Crimes and Crimes," "Burnt House," "Dance of Death," a stage reading of "Gustav Adolf," and "Kristina" (1903), the history play upon which the Garbo film "Queen Christina" was based.  She holds an MFA in Directing from The New School for Drama.