Dora Festival to Return in 2019 and Serve as Croatia’s Eurovision Selection!


Croatia have announced that they are to return to their national selection show Dora for 2019. The competition had been used to select their Eurovision song from 1993 to 2011, but was discontinued due to a string of poor results and was replaced with internal selection up to and including this year.

In a glorious return to Dora, Broadcaster HRT are reportedly set to host a three night music extravaganza in the new year.

On the first night we will be treated to a number of performances which will be accompanied by the Symphony Orchestra. Night two will feature classic hits from previous Dora competitions. While the festival will culminate with the third night in which a total of sixteen artists will fight it out for the honour of representing their nation at Eurovision 2019, following in the footsteps of the likes of Nina Kraljic, Franka, Severina and Jacques Houdek.

The list of competitors and songs are still under wraps, but we expect a big announcement from the broadcaster in the lead up to the festival taking place.

Croatia will be hoping to improve on their 2018 result in which Franka failed to make it to the Grand Final with her song ‘Crazy’.

Advertisements

Let us know what you think...

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.