RIK, the Cypriot national broadcaster has confirmed for the full schedule and dates for the national option is chosen the song who will represent us in Vienna in May 2015, the project has revealed more details about the Cyprus project of Eurovision.
In 2015 the Cypriot selection will consist of a total of 10 TV shows that are: 7 Audition shows, 2 Eurochallenge performances, one Grand Final. The performances are scheduled to begin Sunday, December 7th at 20:30 CET and 21:30 Cyprus time and will appear on RIK 1 and RIK Sat satellite and broadcast on the official website of the CBC. A total of 55 songs will compete for gold ticket to Vienna in the national selection of Cyprus.
In 2015 the Cypriot final will be broadcast live from Nicosia, Sunday, February 1st. Chosen representative of the Cypriot Mission Evrovision 2015 in Vienna through 50/50 jury-televoting .
Eurovision Song Project Shows :
- 07/12- Audition Show 1
- 14/12- Audition Show 2
- 21/12- Audition Show 3
- 26/12- Audition Show 4
- 28/12- Audition Show 5
- 04/01- Audition Show 6
- 11/o1 -Audition Show 7
- 18/01- Eurochallenge 1 – Show 8 (20 acts)
- 25/01 – Eurochallange 2 – Show 9 (10 acts)
- 01/02- Grand Final- Show 10 (6 acts)
The Jury :
Christer Bjorkman (Sweden 1992, Head of Delegation- Sweden- SVT, Melofestivalen (producer, Eurovision Song Contest 2013 producer), Dimitris Kontopoulos (composer/producer of various Eurovision entries: Greece 2009, Ukraine 2008, Russia 2014, Azerbaijan 2013) and Bruno Berberes(former Head of Delegation-France, executive producer The Voice France) have been invited by the Cypriot broadcaster to join the 2015 Cypriot national selection special jury pannel: Alex Panayi (Cyprus 1995, 2000), Despina Olympiou (Cyprus 2013), Elena Patroklou (Cyprus 1991) and Tasos Trifonos.