The Grand Remaining of the Eurovision Track Contest 2023 will happen in Liverpool Area subsequent to the River Mersey on Saturday, Might 13.
The Semi-Finals will happen earlier than this on Tuesday, Might 9, and Thursday, Might 11.
The UK is internet hosting EUROVISION on behalf of Ukraine in 2023
Right here’s a recap of the whole lot that’s occurred for the reason that Kalush Orchestra lifted the Eurovision trophy again in Might 2022.
The 67th Contest, organized by the European Broadcasting Union (EBU) and the BBC on behalf of 2022 winners Ukraine, can be held at Liverpool Area on Might 9, 11 & 13, 2023.
Of the 37 nations collaborating, 31 will compete in 2 Semi-Finals with 10 profitable acts from every Semi-Remaining becoming a member of 4 (France, Germany, Italy, and Spain) of the Huge 5, with hosts the UK and Ukraine within the Grand Remaining.
The BBC agreed to stage the 2023 occasion on behalf of Ukrainian broadcaster UA:PBC following their win at this yr’s Contest in Turin with Kalush Orchestra’s “Stefania.”
Eurovision has formally begun as the primary semi-final in Liverpool is accomplished.
Two days after the dramatic first semi-final, the second knock out stage of this yr’s Eurovision Track Contest comes dwell from Liverpool on Thursday night.
Sixteen nations will compete for 10 locations in Saturday evening’s grand Finale.
Only a week after the coronation of King Charles III and Queen Consort Camilla, Spot is on in Liverpool.
King Charles IIIand The Queen Consort visited the venue in Liverpool on Tuesday and unveiled the occasion’s set. Additionally they met singerMae Muller who’s on dwelling turf on the Eurovision Track Contest, representing the UK in Liverpool along with her pop hit “I Wrote A Track.”
BBC Director Common Tim Davie stated: “It’s an honor that His Majesty The King and Her Majesty The Queen Consort have come right here right now to disclose the implausible staging for our Eurovision Track Contest programming.”
The King and Queen Consort additionally pushed a button to formally mild up the world for the primary time. The venue has been fitted with greater than 2,000 specialist lighting with a pink, blue, and yellow coloration scheme to match this yr’s Eurovision emblem. The cabling for the lighting, sound, and video may attain 8 miles if rolled out.
160 million viewers can be watching the ultimate around the globe,whereas round 6,000 followers can be within the enviornment for every of the reveals.Tickets have offered out, however there can be a Eurovision Village fan zone for hundreds to observe the occasion on huge screens, and a 2-week cultural pageant within the metropolis can even run alongside the competitors.
The BBC, along with the European Broadcasting Union (EBU), will manage the competition in session with UA:PBC, Ukraine’s public broadcaster, and final yr’s winners of the competition.
The Grand Remaining for this yr’s contest, hosted in Liverpool on behalf of 2022 winners Ukraine, will open with final yr’s winners Kalush Orchestra and a strong efficiency titled “Voices of a New Technology.” Through the Eurovision Flag Parade of all 26 Grand Finalists, viewers can be handled to a novel efficiency by some iconic previous Ukrainian Eurovision contestants.
For the primary interval efficiency, the UK’s very personal spaceman Sam Ryder will return to the Eurovision stage earlier than being adopted by “The Liverpool Songbook” – a celebration of the host metropolis’s unbelievable contribution to the world of pop music.
The BBC has introduced collectively 6 iconic previous Eurovision acts – Italy’s Mahmood, Israel’s Netta, Iceland’s Daði Freyr, Sweden’s Cornelia Jakobs, Duncan Laurence from the Netherlands, plus Liverpool’s very personal Sonia, celebrating 30 years since she got here second at Eurovision.
Martin Inexperienced, BBC’s Managing Director of the Eurovision Track Contest, added: “We’re extremely proud to be internet hosting the Eurovision Track Contest on behalf of Ukraine and welcoming delegations from 37 nations to Liverpool. The BBC is dedicated to creating the occasion a real reflection of Ukrainian tradition and showcasing British creativity to a worldwide viewers.”
Within the Second Semi-Remaining on Thursday, Might 11, the theme “Music Unites Generations” explores the connection between generations of Ukrainians and the music they love.
United by Music
The slogan is “United by Music” and demonstrates the distinctive partnership between the UK, Ukraine, and host metropolis Liverpool to deliver the Eurovision Track Contest to audiences throughout the globe and to shine a lightweight on the unbelievable energy of music to deliver communities collectively. It additionally displays the very origins of the competition, developed to deliver Europe nearer collectively by way of a shared tv expertise throughout totally different nations.