Today Anouk investigated the Eurovision stage for the first time, this year - maybe a bit uncomfortable still, as a concert artist she is not used to camera interaction that much, but impressive nonetheless. In an interview Alleshow.nl had with TROS manager Peter Kuijpers we found out how this dream come through for many Dutch Eurovision fans came together.
The rehearsals in Malmö have started, this year press is not allowed in the arena during the first round of rehearsals. The press and some of the fans have gathered in the Euroclub to watch the first acts on stage, rehearsing for the first semi final on 14 May.
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The Eurovision stage is ready! In just a few days the rehearsals will start! Escwebs.net summed up all the numbers for this year's contest