Today, seven participating countries of the 2022 Junior Eurovision Song Contest are having their second rehearsal. These are Albania, Ukraine, Malta, Italy, Serbia, Poland, North Macedonia and Portugal. The fourth up to complete their second rehearsal was Italy’s Chanel Dilecta !
In today’s rehearsal, the attending Press had the opportunity to watch the full rehearsals from these participating countries at this year’s Junior Eurovision. Before we find out what happens in Italy’s rehearsal today, you can find out how their first rehearsal went right here.
What happens during Chanel’s performance?
We see Chanel in the middle of the stage, with her four backing dancers. The dancers does a lot of heavy choreography, with Chanel joining in whenever, which is mainly in the Chorus of the song, this is maintained throughout the song.
For the staging of the song, we see Italy using very warm and bright lighting, and also using the the LED screens, to write words suchs us “WAR’, ‘EXCLUSION”, “BULLISM”, “CLIMATE CHANGE”, in order to convey the message of “BLA BLA BLA”.
You are able to watch a preview of Chanel’s performance right here:
About Chanel Dilecta
Chanel hails from Thiene in Northern Italy, and has been performing since she was 4 years old! She has studied singing, ballet, piano, modern dance and stage art, and has already seen success in national and international competitions, including TMF (Tour Music Fest) 2021, the Italian Performer Cup (2021) and The Coach Contest. She is part of duo Le Dogi of Voice with her friend Arianna Bertoldo. Together, they release song covers together on YouTube.
Italy’s Junior Eurovision Journey
Italy made its Junior Eurovision debut in 2014 with Vincenzo Cantiello and the song “Tu primo grande amore”. The performance scored 159 points on its way to a victory. Since winning, Italy’s best result is a 3rd place in the 2016 contest. Italy has so far participated seven times in the contest.
Italy’s most recent participation was in 2021. Elisabetta Lizza’s “Specchio (Mirror on the Wall)” finished 10th with 107 points from the jury and online voters.
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News Source: EBU
Photo Credit: Corinne Cumming/EBU