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REHEARSALS

Eurovision 2021: Rehearsal Schedule

14 days of rehearsals and shows. See the complete schedule for the rehearsals and shows at Eurovision Song Contest 2021 in Rotterdam

Eurovision Song Contest 2021 is just around the corner, and the countries' rehearsals on stage start on Saturday 8 May.

1st rehearsals (30 minutes)

Before the 1st rehearsal each country gets instructions on safety, the dressing room area is presented, and there will be an In-Ear Monitoring Rehearsal backstage.

After the 1st rehearsal each delegation go to the Viewing Room, to see the recording of the rehearsal. Here any changes on visuals, camera work, choreography, etc. will be discussed. After this, there will be a Makeup Consultation, and the Press Meet & Greet takes place.

2nd rehearsals (20 minutes)

After the 2nd rehearsal each delegation go to the Viewing Room again to see the result. Small adjustments can be made. After this, each delegation will hold a Press Conference.

All times in CEST
(Central European Summer Time)

Saturday 8 May

Semi-final 1 (1st half), 1st Rehearsal
1st Rehearsal
Lithuania10:00 - 10:30
Slovenia10:40 - 11:10
Russia11:20 - 11:50
Sweden12:00 - 12:30
AustraliaLive-on-tape
North Macedonia14:20 - 14:50
Ireland15:00 - 15:30

Sunday 9 May

Semi-final 1 (2nd half) 1st Rehearsal
1st Rehearsal
Cyprus10:00 - 10:30
Norway10:40 - 11:10
Croatia11:20 - 11:50
Belgium12:00 - 12:30
Israel13:40 - 14:10
Romania14:20 - 14:50
Azerbaijan15:00 - 15:30
Ukraine16:00 - 16:30
Malta16:40 - 17:10

Monday 10 May

Semi-final 2 (1st half), 1st Rehearsal
1st Rehearsal
San Marino10:00 - 10:30
Estonia10:40 - 11:10
Czech Republic11:20 - 11:50
Greece12:00 - 12:30
Austria13:40 - 14:10
Poland14:20 - 14:50
Moldova15:00 - 15:30
Iceland16:00 - 16:30
Serbia16:40 - 17:10

Tuesday 11 May

Semi-final 2 (2nd half), 1st Rehearsal
1st Rehearsal
Georgia10:00 - 10:30
Albania10:40 - 11:10
Portugal11:20 - 11:50
Bulgaria12:00 - 12:30
Finland13:40 - 14:10
Latvia14:20 - 14:50
Switzerland15:00 - 15:30
Denmark15:40 - 16:10

Wednesday 12 May

Semi-final 1, 2nd Rehearsal
2nd Rehearsal
Lithuania10:00 - 10:20
Slovenia10:25 - 10:45
Russia10:50 - 11:10
Sweden11:15 - 11:35
AustraliaLive-on-tape
North Macedonia13:05 - 13:25
Ireland13:30 - 13:50
Cyprus13:55 - 14:15
Norway14:20 - 14:40
Croatia14:45 - 15:05
Belgium15:35 - 15:55
Israel16:00 - 16:20
Romania16:25 - 16:45
Azerbaijan16:50 - 17:10
Ukraine17:15 - 17:35

Thursday 13 May

Semi-finals, 2nd Rehearsal.
Big-5 + Netherlands, 1st Rehearsal
2nd Rehearsal
Malta10:00 - 10:20
San Marino10:25 - 10:45
Estonia10:50 - 11:10
Czech Republic11:15 - 11:35
Greece11:40 - 12:00
Austria13:05 - 13:25
Poland13:30 - 13:50
Moldova13:55 - 14:15
Iceland14:20 - 14:40
Serbia14:45 - 15:05
1st Rehearsal
Italy15:35 - 16:05
Germany16:15 - 16:45
Netherlands16:55 - 17:25
France17:35 - 18:05
United Kingdom18:15 - 18:45
Spain18:55 - 19:25

Friday 14 May

Semi-final 2, 2nd Rehearsal
2nd Rehearsal
Georgia10:00 - 10:20
Albania10:25 - 10:45
Portugal10:50 - 11:10
Bulgaria11:15 - 11:35
Finland11:40 - 12:00
Latvia13:05 - 13:25
Switzerland13:30 - 13:50
Denmark13:55 - 14:15

Saturday 15 May

Big-5 + Netherlands, 2nd Rehearsal
2nd Rehearsal
Italy10:30 - 10:50
Germany10:55 - 11:15
Netherlands11:20 - 11:40
France11:45 - 12:05
United Kingdom12:10 - 12:30
Spain12:35 - 12:55

Monday 17 May

Semi-final 1, rehearsals
Semi-final 1: Dress Rehearsal 115:00 - 17:10
Semi-final 1: Dress Rehearsal 2 (Jury rehearsal)Jury Rehearsal21:00 - 23:10

Tuesday 18 May

Semi-final 1
Semi-final 1: Dress Rehearsal 3 (Family rehearsal)Family Rehearsal15:00 - 17:10
Semi-final 1: LIVE21:00 - 23:10
Press Conference 10 qualifiers + Draw for the Grand Final23:40

Wednesday 19 May

Semi-final 2 rehearsals
Semi-final 2: Dress Rehearsal 115:00 - 16:40
Semi-final 2: Dress Rehearsal 2 (Jury rehearsal)Jury Rehearsal21:00 - 23:10

Thursday 20 May

Semi-final 2
Semi-final 2: Dress Rehearsal 3 (Family rehearsal)Family Rehearsal15:00 - 17:10
Semi-final 2: LIVE21:00 - 23:10
Press Conference 10 qualifiers + Draw for the Grand Final23:40

Friday 21 May

Grand Final rehearsals
Rehearsal: Opening Grand Final - all finalists09:30 - 11:00
Grand Final: Dress Rehearsal 113:00 - 16:40
Grand Final: Dress Rehearsal 2 (Jury rehearsal)Jury Rehearsal21:00 - 00:40

Saturday 22 May

Grand Final
Grand Final: Dress Rehearsal 3 (Family rehearsal)Family Rehearsal13:30 - 17:10
Grand Final21:00 - 00:40
Winner's Press Conference01:00
All times in CEST
(Central European Summer Time)



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