[If your first thought, other than “hnnng!”, isn’t a certain Swedish mezzo-soprano, I am not sure we can be gym buddies. – General body careening of Bruegelian proportions in Christoph Marthaler’s staging of Rossini’s “Il viaggio a Reims”, Zurich 2015.]
“Il viaggio a Reims” counts with a numerous cast. Still, in watching the trailer, this was where I froze the frame and squinted and said “…Ernman?”
I checked the cast listing three times, she is not on it. *sigh* (there are dancers slated, the shoulder might belong to one of them? Could there possibly be another singer this trained out there?).
Shoulders notwithstanding (or perhaps, yes, withstanding – since they carry the hit-and-miss slapstick quite a bit), Reims and Marthaler look like a match made in heaven (sadly, no bootlegged ARTE airing I could find):